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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 135 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blog 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +3.28%
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
910 845 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.92% 35.61% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 758 586 716
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Blog Salary Histogram in Reading

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (45.45%) SMTP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) VBScript
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 5 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Regular Expression
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) RFC 2822
3 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) SMTP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) MSTest
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Malware Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Malware Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Regular Expression
1 5 (45.45%) RFC 2822
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) ATDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) SOLID
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test-First Development
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) HubSpot
3 1 (9.09%) Nintex
3 1 (9.09%) Trillium