The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 151 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Blog 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.87% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £31,750 £42,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.40% +35.48%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.84% +8.57%
Blog
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1084 1268 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.39% 37.87% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 652 765 608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Blog
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Blog Salary Trend in Scotland

Blog
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Blog Salary Histogram in Scotland

Blog
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Edinburgh -2 2 £23,500 -44.04%
Glasgow +10 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Photography
3 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (40.00%) WordPress
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) C#

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (20.00%) DirectX
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Photography
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Verint