The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 136 142 144
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Blog 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.053% 0.20% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £65,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Blog
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
776 914 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.82% 36.94% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 663 603 681
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Blog
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Blog Salary Trend in Reading

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
1 2 (33.33%) RFC 2822
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) ATDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) HubSpot
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle