The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 81 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Blog 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.05% 0.71% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.71% 2.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Average salary £21,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,758
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.20%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
255 305 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.31% 27.16% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 277 209
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Blog
Wales

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Blog
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Blog Salary Trend in South Wales

Blog
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Caerphilly - 11 £21,250 -
Cardiff -17 1 - -
Blog
Wales

Blog
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (81.25%) Marketing
1 13 (81.25%) Product Management
2 11 (68.75%) Market Research
2 11 (68.75%) User Stories
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Lucene
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (81.25%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Graduate
2 10 (62.50%) Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Product Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Graduate
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) WCF
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Lucene
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Product Management
2 11 (68.75%) Market Research
2 11 (68.75%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore