Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 336 330
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blog 40 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 31
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £30,000 £20,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,500 £68,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +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 4,439 5,023 4,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.22% 38.06% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,539 3,879 4,089
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +33 33 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Cheshire - 5 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside -3 2 £21,500 -38.57% 2
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Marketing
3 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) .NET
4 17 (42.50%) C#
4 17 (42.50%) Retail
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (37.50%) TeamCity
6 15 (37.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 15 (37.50%) Ajax
7 14 (35.00%) Finance
8 13 (32.50%) TDD
9 12 (30.00%) Manufacturing
9 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
10 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
10 11 (27.50%) Electronics
10 11 (27.50%) SAP
10 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (25.00%) OO PHP
11 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
11 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (25.00%) OO
11 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 10 (25.00%) XML
11 10 (25.00%) PHP
11 10 (25.00%) MySQL

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 7 (17.50%) WordPress
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.50%) InDesign
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (17.50%) SaaS
4 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 9 (22.50%) JIRA
2 9 (22.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) SpecFlow
3 4 (10.00%) Serilog
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.50%) Moq
6 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 19 (47.50%) Marketing
2 17 (42.50%) Retail
3 14 (35.00%) Finance
4 12 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (27.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Content Strategist
8 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Digital Copywriter
9 1 (2.50%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Account Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) Ajax
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (25.00%) XML
4 9 (22.50%) .NET Core
4 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
4 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (22.50%) SignalR
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (12.50%) Autofac
5 5 (12.50%) CSS3
5 5 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) LINQ
5 5 (12.50%) React
5 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Social Media
3 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (27.50%) Programme Management
5 10 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 10 (25.00%) MVC
5 10 (25.00%) OO
5 10 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 9 (22.50%) ATDD
6 9 (22.50%) BDD
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (22.50%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (22.50%) Kanban
6 9 (22.50%) Refactoring
6 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.00%) Go
7 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.00%) Istio
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) SAP
2 8 (20.00%) Google
3 6 (15.00%) Adobe
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft