The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Blog 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.78% 0.19% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 0.47% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £35,556 £26,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.75% +9.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +6.66% +0.67%  

Blog is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 289 427 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 37.44% 39.79% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 356 385
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Blog as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in Kent

Blog
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Blog in Kent

Blog
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Canterbury - 1 £35,556 -
Blog
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Blog.

1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Build Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) CQRS
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Site Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Build Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) CQRS
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Google