The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 219 233 230
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blog 28 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 14
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £19,900 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,758
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.20%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1934 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.80% 26.68% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1739
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blog
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Cheshire +4 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Manchester +13 9 £30,000 - 1
Lancashire -1 3 - -
Merseyside -3 1 £27,500 -13.38%
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) .NET
3 22 (44.90%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 22 (44.90%) MVC
3 22 (44.90%) TDD
4 20 (40.82%) NHibernate
4 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
4 20 (40.82%) WPF
4 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
4 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (40.82%) BDD
4 20 (40.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 19 (38.78%) Social Media
6 16 (32.65%) Marketing
7 15 (30.61%) SEO
8 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
9 11 (22.45%) Copywriting
10 10 (20.41%) Pay per click
11 8 (16.33%) HTML
12 7 (14.29%) Google
12 7 (14.29%) Degree
12 7 (14.29%) HTML5
12 7 (14.29%) Facebook
12 7 (14.29%) Analytics
13 6 (12.24%) Online Marketing
13 6 (12.24%) jQuery
14 5 (10.20%) Google Analytics
14 5 (10.20%) Email Marketing

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (10.20%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.08%) Magento
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.65%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 18 (36.73%) Senior .NET Developer
3 18 (36.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Graduate
4 5 (10.20%) Business Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Marketing Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Junior
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) NHibernate
3 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
3 20 (40.82%) WPF
3 20 (40.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (16.33%) HTML
5 7 (14.29%) HTML5
6 6 (12.24%) jQuery
7 5 (10.20%) CSS
8 4 (8.16%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.04%) Sass
10 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Social Media
2 11 (22.45%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.04%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
1 22 (44.90%) TDD
2 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (40.82%) BDD
3 15 (30.61%) SEO
4 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.41%) Pay per click
6 7 (14.29%) Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) Online Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Email Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Web Design
9 4 (8.16%) Competitor Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) OOD
10 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (4.08%) CRM
11 2 (4.08%) Data Management
11 2 (4.08%) Kanban
12 1 (2.04%) Web Usability
12 1 (2.04%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 22 (44.90%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) C++
3 3 (6.12%) VC++
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Google
1 7 (14.29%) Facebook
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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