The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blogs
England / West Midlands
Rank 197 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing Blog 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.038% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £42,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1710 1792 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.80% 33.96% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1402 1410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Blog as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Blog
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Blog Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Blog
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Blog Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Blog
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 4 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Blog
England

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Blog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Blog.

1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (22.22%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) GitHub
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
8 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
8 3 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) iPad

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Riak
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
1 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
7 2 (11.11%) Complex Event Processing
7 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Business Development
8 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Web Design
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Erlang
4 2 (11.11%) F#
4 2 (11.11%) Haskell
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Google