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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 92 109 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs citing Blog 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 0.41% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
424 492 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.05% 35.91% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 352 399 287
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,020 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +19 14 £52,500 +23.52%
Blog
UK

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Ruby
2 12 (70.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (70.59%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) AnthillPro
2 12 (70.59%) TeamCity
2 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
2 12 (70.59%) Cucumber
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
2 12 (70.59%) Hudson
2 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 7 (41.18%) Gradle
3 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 7 (41.18%) RSpec
3 7 (41.18%) Ant
3 7 (41.18%) Maven
4 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (29.41%) Android
5 4 (23.53%) Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) SAP

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) AnthillPro
1 12 (70.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (70.59%) Cucumber
1 12 (70.59%) Hudson
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
1 12 (70.59%) TeamCity
2 7 (41.18%) Ant
2 7 (41.18%) Gradle
2 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 7 (41.18%) RSpec
2 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Senior Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer in Test
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Android
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
2 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Market Research
3 2 (11.76%) Product Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) SEO
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
1 12 (70.59%) Java
1 12 (70.59%) PHP
1 12 (70.59%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) HP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware