The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 212 242 245
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Blog 20 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.65% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 19
Average salary £45,000 £24,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £21,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £36,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Blog
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2271 2459 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.03% 37.86% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1952 1969
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,936 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blog across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Blog
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blog across the North West region.

Blog Salary Trend in the North West

Blog
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Blog Salary Histogram in the North West

Blog
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 20 £45,000 +93.54% 3
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blog.

1 22 (64.71%) QA
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) Degree
4 19 (55.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 19 (55.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 19 (55.88%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (55.88%) Project Management
4 19 (55.88%) Network Security
4 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
4 19 (55.88%) CHECK Team Leader
4 19 (55.88%) CREST Certified
5 17 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 17 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 17 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 17 (50.00%) PHP
5 17 (50.00%) C++
5 17 (50.00%) Java
5 17 (50.00%) Objective-C
5 17 (50.00%) Business Development
6 9 (26.47%) Marketing
7 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (17.65%) SEO
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Advertising
9 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.71%) Tigerscheme
9 5 (14.71%) Cyber Scheme
10 4 (11.76%) Kanban
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blog. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Couchbase
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
1 3 (8.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
1 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
1 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Senior Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Security Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Security Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.82%) Ajax
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (8.82%) Autofac
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) CSS3
2 3 (8.82%) Dapper ORM
2 3 (8.82%) Django
2 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) LINQ
2 3 (8.82%) SignalR
2 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Ethical Hacking
1 19 (55.88%) Penetration Testing
1 19 (55.88%) Project Management
1 19 (55.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 17 (50.00%) Business Development
2 17 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 17 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (17.65%) SEO
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) BDD
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.76%) Kanban
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) ATDD
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) MVVM
6 3 (8.82%) Refactoring
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) C++
2 17 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 17 (50.00%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Degree
2 19 (55.88%) CHECK Team Leader
2 19 (55.88%) CREST Certified
2 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Cyber Scheme
3 5 (14.71%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Facebook
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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