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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 229 220 229
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Blog 24 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.18% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 8
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,750 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2395 2450 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.73% 34.25% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1866 1954
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +18 22 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Cheshire -12 2 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (52.50%) HTML
1 21 (52.50%) Marketing
1 21 (52.50%) Social Media
2 16 (40.00%) SEO
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Degree
3 13 (32.50%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (30.00%) HTML5
4 12 (30.00%) Google
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (27.50%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) Analytics
6 9 (22.50%) Google Analytics
6 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.50%) jQuery
7 7 (17.50%) Copywriting
7 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Pay per click
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Twitter
9 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 5 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (12.50%) Games
9 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (10.00%) Content Management
10 4 (10.00%) Linux
10 4 (10.00%) Ember.js
10 4 (10.00%) Facebook

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.00%) MS Office
4 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) GitHub
2 3 (7.50%) Trello
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.50%) WinDbg
2 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) NUnit
2 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Moq
3 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (52.50%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Junior
3 8 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.00%) PPC Manager
4 4 (10.00%) PPC Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) SEO Executive
4 4 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) PPC Executive
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SEO Account Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Account Manager
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 12 (30.00%) HTML5
3 11 (27.50%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (10.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (7.50%) CSS3
6 3 (7.50%) MFC
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.00%) .NET
7 2 (5.00%) XML
7 2 (5.00%) JSON
7 2 (5.00%) WCF
7 2 (5.00%) RESTful
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Social Media
2 7 (17.50%) Copywriting
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
5 1 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (2.50%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.50%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) SEO
2 13 (32.50%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Analytics
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Pay per click
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (10.00%) Content Management
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
8 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 2 (5.00%) Online Marketing
9 2 (5.00%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (5.00%) Android Development
9 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) C++
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) Twitter
3 4 (10.00%) Facebook
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe
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