Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 336 304
Rank change year-on-year +10 -32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Blog 34 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.71% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 33
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +13.82%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,625 £65,450
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%

Blog is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,590 5,195 5,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.27% 40.74% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,654 4,057 4,265
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the North West

Blog
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Blog in the North West

Blog
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Blog in the North West

Blog
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +25 29 £42,500 +2.41% 5
Cheshire +12 4 £35,000 +20.69%
Merseyside -3 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Blog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Blog.

1 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) Retail
2 20 (58.82%) Ajax
3 18 (52.94%) Marketing
4 17 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
6 15 (44.12%) C#
7 13 (38.24%) Finance
7 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
8 12 (35.29%) OO
8 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (35.29%) PHP
8 12 (35.29%) MySQL
8 12 (35.29%) SAP
8 12 (35.29%) XML
8 12 (35.29%) Electronics
8 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
8 12 (35.29%) Programme Management
8 12 (35.29%) Selenium
8 12 (35.29%) JIRA
8 12 (35.29%) Refactoring
8 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (35.29%) Kanban
8 12 (35.29%) TeamCity

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (14.71%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) InDesign
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (17.65%) SaaS
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
1 12 (35.29%) SpecFlow
1 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (11.76%) Serilog
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (58.82%) Retail
2 18 (52.94%) Marketing
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
4 12 (35.29%) Electronics
4 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Marketing Executive
5 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Copywriter
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Copywriter
7 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Ajax
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Core
3 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (35.29%) SignalR
3 12 (35.29%) XML
4 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Core
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 8 (23.53%) Autofac
4 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 8 (23.53%) Dapper ORM
4 8 (23.53%) Entity Framework
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) LINQ
4 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) TDD
3 12 (35.29%) ATDD
3 12 (35.29%) BDD
3 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (35.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 12 (35.29%) Deployment Automation
3 12 (35.29%) Kanban
3 12 (35.29%) OO
3 12 (35.29%) OO PHP
3 12 (35.29%) Programme Management
3 12 (35.29%) Refactoring
3 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Web Application Development
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 8 (23.53%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) PHP
5 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Go
6 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.76%) Istio
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 8 (23.53%) Google
3 5 (14.71%) Adobe
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft