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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 138 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Blog 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.23% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,618 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
861 883 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.99% 35.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 620 558 604
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) ATDD
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Product Marketing Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) ATDD
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Nintex