The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 500 550 611
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +61
Permanent jobs citing Blog 478 333 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.81% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 213 241 233
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43065 40944 45107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.69% 38.94% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33681 33257 37930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blog
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blog within the UK.

Blog Salary Trend in the UK

Blog
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Blog Salary Histogram in the UK

Blog
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England +35 439 £38,000 -10.58% 62
London +11 254 £48,750 - 35
South East +14 73 £35,000 -12.50% 8
City of London +4 39 £37,000 -12.94% 8
South West +7 25 £34,750 +15.83% 4
Hampshire - 24 £56,250 - 2
North West -11 21 £37,500 +20.96% 5
Surrey +1 20 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Yorkshire -20 20 £32,500 +23.80% 4
East of England -19 19 £38,000 +8.57% 2
West Yorkshire - 17 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 16 - -
Wiltshire - 13 £34,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 13 £38,000 - 1
Egham +2 12 £20,500 -
Manchester -6 12 £22,500 -30.23% 5
County Antrim - 12 £21,125 -
Cambridge - 12 £38,000 -
Northern Ireland - 12 £21,125 -
Scotland -7 11 £50,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -30 11 £30,000 -53.84% 2
Dorset - 11 - - 1
Wales +5 9 £21,250 -52.77% 1
South Wales +5 9 £21,250 -52.77% 1
Caerphilly - 9 £21,250 -
Swindon - 9 £34,750 - 1
Berkshire -6 8 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Leeds - 8 £32,500 -
North East 0 7 - -
Cheshire -10 7 £37,500 -16.66%

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 412 (49.05%) Marketing
2 301 (35.83%) JavaScript
3 289 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
4 281 (33.45%) HTML
5 266 (31.67%) .NET
5 266 (31.67%) Social Media
6 233 (27.74%) CSS
7 209 (24.88%) jQuery
8 198 (23.57%) C#
9 196 (23.33%) Degree
10 193 (22.98%) MVC
11 185 (22.02%) E-Commerce
12 179 (21.31%) SEO
13 171 (20.36%) Analytics
14 168 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 168 (20.00%) TDD
15 167 (19.88%) ASP.NET
15 167 (19.88%) Scrum
16 149 (17.74%) BDD
17 145 (17.26%) SQL
18 143 (17.02%) QA
19 142 (16.90%) Open Source
20 137 (16.31%) Twitter
21 136 (16.19%) Google
21 136 (16.19%) Finance
22 131 (15.60%) Digital Marketing
23 130 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC
24 127 (15.12%) HTML5
25 122 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
26 115 (13.69%) MS Excel

Blog
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 80 (9.52%) CMS
2 57 (6.79%) IIS
3 56 (6.67%) WordPress
4 28 (3.33%) Node.js
5 26 (3.10%) Apache
6 18 (2.14%) nginx
7 15 (1.79%) Drupal
8 13 (1.55%) Confluence
8 13 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.55%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.31%) Joomla!
11 10 (1.19%) SAS
12 9 (1.07%) Jetty
13 8 (0.95%) ColdFusion
13 8 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.71%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 115 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 55 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 37 (4.40%) Photoshop
4 31 (3.69%) MS Office
5 21 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (1.43%) InDesign
7 8 (0.95%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.71%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.48%) SPSS
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 76 (9.05%) Google Analytics
2 29 (3.45%) Magento
3 11 (1.31%) WebTrends
3 11 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.95%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.43%) GitHub
2 21 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.26%) SaaS
4 17 (2.02%) Rackspace Cloud
4 17 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (1.07%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.60%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.24%) Force.com
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Pure360
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.07%) Internet
2 32 (3.81%) Intranet
3 30 (3.57%) HTTP
4 16 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.67%) FTP
6 13 (1.55%) Firewall
7 9 (1.07%) DHCP
7 9 (1.07%) DNS
7 9 (1.07%) IPsec
8 6 (0.71%) 3G
8 6 (0.71%) Broadband
8 6 (0.71%) DMZ
8 6 (0.71%) 4G
9 4 (0.48%) Wireless
9 4 (0.48%) LAN
9 4 (0.48%) WAN
10 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.24%) Softphone
12 1 (0.12%) DAB
12 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.45%) MySQL
3 46 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 42 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 39 (4.64%) NoSQL
6 37 (4.40%) MongoDB
7 33 (3.93%) Big Data
8 29 (3.45%) QlikView
9 24 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.55%) RavenDB
13 12 (1.43%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (1.07%) HBase
16 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 7 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 72 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 71 (8.45%) Selenium
3 65 (7.74%) TeamCity
4 44 (5.24%) Visual Studio
5 39 (4.64%) Cucumber
6 36 (4.29%) WATIR
7 35 (4.17%) WebDriver
7 35 (4.17%) SpecFlow
8 32 (3.81%) NUnit
9 26 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (2.98%) Subversion
10 25 (2.98%) ReSharper
11 22 (2.62%) QUnit
12 20 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (2.14%) JIRA
13 18 (2.14%) Log4Net
13 18 (2.14%) MSBuild
14 16 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
14 16 (1.90%) Jenkins
15 15 (1.79%) Moq
General
1 412 (49.05%) Marketing
2 136 (16.19%) Finance
3 91 (10.83%) Retail
4 68 (8.10%) Advertising
5 44 (5.24%) Telecoms
6 42 (5.00%) Publishing
7 27 (3.21%) Electronics
8 23 (2.74%) Games
9 19 (2.26%) German Language
10 18 (2.14%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.67%) Back Office
12 13 (1.55%) Turkish Language
13 12 (1.43%) Italian Language
14 10 (1.19%) French Language
15 8 (0.95%) Legal
16 6 (0.71%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.71%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.71%) Banking
17 5 (0.60%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.60%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 255 (30.36%) Developer
2 71 (8.45%) Analyst
3 55 (6.55%) Senior Developer
3 55 (6.55%) .NET Developer
4 49 (5.83%) Web Developer
5 48 (5.71%) Consultant
6 37 (4.40%) Marketing Manager
6 37 (4.40%) Architect
7 31 (3.69%) Marketing Executive
7 31 (3.69%) QA Engineer
8 29 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (3.33%) Graduate
10 27 (3.21%) Coordinator
11 26 (3.10%) C# Developer
12 25 (2.98%) Front-End Developer
12 25 (2.98%) Software Developer
12 25 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 24 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
13 24 (2.86%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (33.45%) HTML
2 266 (31.67%) .NET
3 233 (27.74%) CSS
4 209 (24.88%) jQuery
5 167 (19.88%) ASP.NET
6 130 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 127 (15.12%) HTML5
8 81 (9.64%) .NET Framework
9 69 (8.21%) WCF
10 64 (7.62%) WPF
11 62 (7.38%) NHibernate
12 56 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 49 (5.83%) Gherkin
14 47 (5.60%) CSS3
15 44 (5.24%) XHTML
15 44 (5.24%) XML
15 44 (5.24%) RESTful
16 39 (4.64%) Ruby on Rails
17 36 (4.29%) Ajax
18 35 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 266 (31.67%) Social Media
2 142 (16.90%) Open Source
3 122 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (10.71%) User Experience
5 51 (6.07%) Inversion of Control
6 42 (5.00%) Digital Media
7 34 (4.05%) Computer Science
8 26 (3.10%) Mobile App
8 26 (3.10%) Copywriting
9 25 (2.98%) Mathematics
10 24 (2.86%) iPhone
11 22 (2.62%) Smartphone
12 19 (2.26%) Visualisation
13 18 (2.14%) Statistics
13 18 (2.14%) N-Tier
13 18 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.67%) Graphic Design
14 14 (1.67%) Web 2.0
14 14 (1.67%) Wiki
15 13 (1.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 86 (10.24%) Windows
2 75 (8.93%) Linux
3 35 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 26 (3.10%) UNIX
5 21 (2.50%) Android
6 16 (1.90%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (22.98%) MVC
3 185 (22.02%) E-Commerce
4 179 (21.31%) SEO
5 171 (20.36%) Analytics
6 168 (20.00%) TDD
7 167 (19.88%) Scrum
8 149 (17.74%) BDD
9 131 (15.60%) Digital Marketing
10 111 (13.21%) OO
11 102 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
12 96 (11.43%) Web Development
13 94 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
14 77 (9.17%) Mentoring
15 72 (8.57%) DevOps
15 72 (8.57%) Online Marketing
16 61 (7.26%) Pair Programming
17 60 (7.14%) Web Design
18 58 (6.90%) Project Management
18 58 (6.90%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 301 (35.83%) JavaScript
2 198 (23.57%) C#
3 145 (17.26%) SQL
4 96 (11.43%) Ruby
5 95 (11.31%) PHP
6 81 (9.64%) Java
7 61 (7.26%) Python
8 31 (3.69%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.57%) VB
10 28 (3.33%) C++
11 26 (3.10%) Scala
12 23 (2.74%) F#
13 21 (2.50%) VB.NET
14 19 (2.26%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.90%) Erlang
16 12 (1.43%) C
17 10 (1.19%) Perl
18 9 (1.07%) Clojure
19 8 (0.95%) Bash Shell
20 6 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 196 (23.33%) Degree
2 15 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.83%) MCSE
3 7 (0.83%) MCP
3 7 (0.83%) MCSD
3 7 (0.83%) MCITP
3 7 (0.83%) MCPD
3 7 (0.83%) MCTS
4 5 (0.60%) OCP
4 5 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.60%) MBA
5 4 (0.48%) SAP Certification
5 4 (0.48%) CISSP
6 1 (0.12%) HNC
6 1 (0.12%) HND
6 1 (0.12%) CISA
6 1 (0.12%) CISM
6 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (17.02%) QA
2 9 (1.07%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.07%) Xen
3 4 (0.48%) vSphere
3 4 (0.48%) vCloud
4 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 54 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (4.76%) Puppet
3 21 (2.50%) Nagios
4 11 (1.31%) Capistrano
4 11 (1.31%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.19%) Ansible
6 9 (1.07%) Pingdom
7 5 (0.60%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.12%) logstash
10 1 (0.12%) Salt
10 1 (0.12%) Kibana
10 1 (0.12%) Graylog2
10 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.12%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 168 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 137 (16.31%) Twitter
3 136 (16.19%) Google
4 100 (11.90%) Facebook
5 46 (5.48%) Adobe
6 29 (3.45%) Tableau
7 28 (3.33%) Business Objects
8 26 (3.10%) Oracle
9 25 (2.98%) SAP
10 21 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
11 20 (2.38%) Cognos
12 17 (2.02%) New Relic
12 17 (2.02%) IBM
12 17 (2.02%) VMware
12 17 (2.02%) Coremetrics
13 15 (1.79%) Xamarin
14 13 (1.55%) Sitecore
14 13 (1.55%) Omniture
15 12 (1.43%) Endeca
15 12 (1.43%) EPiServer
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 18k per year + Career Development and Perks
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Step Ahead Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Qtrly Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £30-50,000 + Car allowance + Bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
AB Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £57,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago