The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 93 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Blog 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.37% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £21,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
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 Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 428 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.63% 31.26% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 317 377 346
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Blog
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Blog Salary Trend in Wales

Blog
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
South Wales +7 3 £21,250 -52.77%
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 12 (92.31%) Marketing
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
1 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
1 12 (92.31%) Market Research
1 12 (92.31%) Product Management
1 12 (92.31%) User Stories
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Lucene
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Graduate
2 11 (84.62%) Analyst
3 9 (69.23%) Product Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) IT Graduate
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Market Research
1 12 (92.31%) Product Management
1 12 (92.31%) User Stories
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
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