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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 232 234 215
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Blog 24 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.00% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 21
Average salary £37,500 £25,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.63% -8.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 12 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Cheshire -1 10 £37,500 +53.06% 2
Merseyside -13 2 £27,500 - 1
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.00%) MVC
2 23 (46.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (46.00%) TDD
3 20 (40.00%) Social Media
4 17 (34.00%) Marketing
5 14 (28.00%) jQuery
5 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (26.00%) HTML
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.00%) Kanban
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (20.00%) WPF
8 10 (20.00%) SEO
9 9 (18.00%) Copywriting
9 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (18.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) NHibernate
9 9 (18.00%) BDD
9 9 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (14.00%) Facebook
10 7 (14.00%) Web Design
11 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
11 6 (12.00%) Adobe
11 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.00%) InDesign
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (34.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.00%) French Language
2 2 (4.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (22.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Consultant
6 9 (18.00%) Graduate
6 9 (18.00%) Business Consultant
6 9 (18.00%) Marketing Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Designer
8 4 (8.00%) Digital Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
1 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (28.00%) jQuery
2 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (26.00%) HTML
4 11 (22.00%) CSS
5 10 (20.00%) WPF
6 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.00%) NHibernate
6 9 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.00%) CSS3
9 2 (4.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) XML
9 2 (4.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) Sass
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Social Media
2 9 (18.00%) Copywriting
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) MVC
1 23 (46.00%) TDD
2 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.00%) Kanban
4 10 (20.00%) SEO
5 9 (18.00%) BDD
6 7 (14.00%) Web Design
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.00%) Pay per click
9 3 (6.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) Online Marketing
10 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Facebook
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe
3 4 (8.00%) Twitter
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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