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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 93 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blog 9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.65% 0.93% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 2.81% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £36,313 £21,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.88% -52.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,618 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
455 427 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.62% 33.02% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 372 368 428
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Blog Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
South Wales -12 9 £36,313 +70.88%
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Publishing
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Market Research
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Go
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) API Development
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Stata
5 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SPSS

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
1 1 (11.11%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Data Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (11.11%) Market Research
1 1 (11.11%) Product Management
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
1 1 (11.11%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware