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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 227 222 248
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Blog 15 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.19% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 7
Average salary £24,375 £38,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.85% +55.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £20,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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
2303 2442 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.03% 34.15% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1888 2004
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -8 7 £22,500 -40.78% 2
Lancashire - 5 £24,375 -
Cheshire -10 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Merseyside - 1 £21,500 -
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 16 (51.61%) HTML
1 16 (51.61%) Marketing
2 14 (45.16%) Social Media
3 13 (41.94%) Degree
4 12 (38.71%) Google
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) SEO
6 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
6 10 (32.26%) Copywriting
6 10 (32.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
7 9 (29.03%) Google Analytics
7 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (29.03%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) Retail
8 7 (22.58%) Pay per click
8 7 (22.58%) HTML5
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) User Experience
9 6 (19.35%) Adobe
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) PHP
10 5 (16.13%) Content Management
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.13%) Twitter
11 4 (12.90%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (9.68%) Microsoft

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (9.68%) CMS
1 3 (9.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.45%) MS Office
4 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (6.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Trello
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Behat
2 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 16 (51.61%) Marketing
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Automotive
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) PPC Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing Executive
2 5 (16.13%) PPC Manager
2 5 (16.13%) PPC Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) PPC Executive
3 4 (12.90%) Digital Designer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 2 (6.45%) Android Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
3 7 (22.58%) CSS3
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) Symfony
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Social Media
2 10 (32.26%) Copywriting
3 7 (22.58%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) RIA
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) SEO
2 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
3 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (29.03%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Pay per click
5 5 (16.13%) Content Management
6 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) Online Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) B2B
8 2 (6.45%) Android Development
8 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.23%) Digital Content Management
9 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.23%) B2C
9 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Google
2 6 (19.35%) Adobe
3 5 (16.13%) Twitter
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Facebook
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) Marketo
6 1 (3.23%) New Relic
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: c£25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 21 days ago