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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 151 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blog 3 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.00% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +141.93%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £39,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +16.17%
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
1064 1297 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.25% 39.34% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 697 776 617
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 26 January 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 - -
Glasgow +3 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) German Language
2 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
2 4 (44.44%) Turkish Language
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Jetty
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (44.44%) nginx
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (44.44%) Google App Engine
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Xen
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) VMware

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
1 4 (44.44%) Jetty
1 4 (44.44%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (44.44%) Google App Engine
1 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) FTP
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (44.44%) German Language
1 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 4 (44.44%) Turkish Language
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Training Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Servlets
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Photography
2 1 (11.11%) Online Games
2 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Xen
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Verint
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe