The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 213 205 209
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Blog 25 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £34,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +16.66%
Blog
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2185 1910 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 37.54% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1600 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

Blog Salary Trend in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Wiltshire - 12 £34,750 - 1
Dorset - 11 - - 1
Devon - 2 - -
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (50.00%) Marketing
2 19 (43.18%) Social Media
2 19 (43.18%) Analytics
3 16 (36.36%) Google
4 15 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
5 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (27.27%) Facebook
6 12 (27.27%) Twitter
7 11 (25.00%) Google Analytics
7 11 (25.00%) Open Source
8 10 (22.73%) Graphic Design
9 9 (20.45%) PHP
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) Marketing Strategy
10 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
10 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 8 (18.18%) WebDriver
10 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
10 8 (18.18%) GitHub
10 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.18%) Oracle
10 8 (18.18%) ERP
10 8 (18.18%) B2C
10 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
10 8 (18.18%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (13.64%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) SAS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Drupal
3 3 (6.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (15.91%) Photoshop
3 4 (9.09%) SPSS
4 3 (6.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) QlikView
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) WATIR
1 8 (18.18%) Selenium
1 8 (18.18%) WebDriver
1 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
General
1 22 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (15.91%) Advertising
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Marketing Executive
1 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 8 (18.18%) Designer
2 8 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Business Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Social Media Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 6 (13.64%) CSS3
2 6 (13.64%) HTML5
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) SOAP
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) Ajax
3 3 (6.82%) Zend Framework
3 3 (6.82%) CakePHP
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
3 3 (6.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Social Media
2 11 (25.00%) Open Source
3 10 (22.73%) Graphic Design
4 8 (18.18%) Video Editing
4 8 (18.18%) E-Learning
5 7 (15.91%) User Experience
6 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Statistics
8 1 (2.27%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Analytics
2 15 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.45%) Marketing Strategy
5 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.18%) B2C
5 8 (18.18%) Benchmarking
5 8 (18.18%) ERP
5 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 8 (18.18%) Scrum
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) SEO
7 3 (6.82%) Online Marketing
7 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) Pay per click
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) PHP
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) Ruby
3 6 (13.64%) VB
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) PHP5
5 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Google
2 12 (27.27%) Facebook
2 12 (27.27%) Twitter
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) Adobe
5 6 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (13.64%) Business Objects
5 6 (13.64%) Tableau
6 5 (11.36%) Cognos
7 3 (6.82%) Zend
Wimborne, Dorset
Farrow & Ball
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wells, Somerset
Genium Selection
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: 39000
Posted: 8 days ago