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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 226 240
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Blog 15 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.63% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 14
Median salary £35,000 £48,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.08% +96.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £70,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2452 2226 2355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.91% 38.78% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 1816 1882
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester -27 11 £40,000 -16.66%
Lancashire - 4 £22,500 - 1
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Blog.

1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) MySQL
3 9 (33.33%) Social Media
4 7 (25.93%) Open Source
4 7 (25.93%) Copywriting
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Ajax
5 6 (22.22%) Content Writing
6 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
6 5 (18.52%) iPad
6 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
6 5 (18.52%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) Unix
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Python
7 4 (14.81%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 4 (14.81%) SEO
7 4 (14.81%) GitHub

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 4 (14.81%) nginx
2 3 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) DNN
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) HipChat
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) AdWords
1 4 (14.81%) GitHub
1 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Content Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Copywriter
3 4 (14.81%) Digital Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Python Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SEO Copywriter
3 4 (14.81%) SEO Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate
4 3 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) Ajax
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) Django
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) Autofac
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) LINQ
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (3.70%) SignalR
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Social Media
2 5 (18.52%) iPad
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Copywriting
1 7 (25.93%) Open Source
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Content Writing
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Link Building
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) SEO
4 4 (14.81%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) C++
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
1 4 (14.81%) Facebook
1 4 (14.81%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Twitter
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Hootsuite
4 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) WorldPay
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