Period
to 21 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 338 296
Rank change year-on-year +20 -42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Blog 37 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.67% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 34
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +40.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £20,900
90th Percentile £52,750 £46,875 £63,925
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +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 4,529 5,510 4,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.33% 41.89% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 4,360 4,055
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
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 August 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 August 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 +50 33 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Cheshire +2 4 £35,000 +20.69% 1
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) CSS
2 24 (64.86%) Retail
2 24 (64.86%) Ajax
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 17 (45.95%) PHP
4 17 (45.95%) XML
4 17 (45.95%) MySQL
4 17 (45.95%) OO
4 17 (45.95%) Web Application Development
4 17 (45.95%) OO PHP
4 17 (45.95%) Customer-Centricity
5 16 (43.24%) Marketing
5 16 (43.24%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (40.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
7 13 (35.14%) TDD
7 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
8 12 (32.43%) Manufacturing
9 11 (29.73%) Electronics
9 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
9 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (29.73%) SAP
9 11 (29.73%) .NET
9 11 (29.73%) Finance
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
9 11 (29.73%) Selenium
9 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing

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 (13.51%) WordPress
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) InDesign
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (13.51%) SaaS
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) JIRA
1 11 (29.73%) Selenium
1 11 (29.73%) SpecFlow
1 11 (29.73%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.81%) Serilog
General
1 24 (64.86%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) Marketing
3 12 (32.43%) Manufacturing
4 11 (29.73%) Electronics
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) PHP Developer
3 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Marketing Executive
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (2.70%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) Ajax
1 24 (64.86%) CSS
1 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) XML
3 11 (29.73%) .NET
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Core
3 11 (29.73%) SignalR
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Core
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (18.92%) Autofac
4 7 (18.92%) CSS3
4 7 (18.92%) Dapper ORM
4 7 (18.92%) Entity Framework
4 7 (18.92%) HTML5
4 7 (18.92%) LINQ
4 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.51%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Customer-Centricity
1 17 (45.95%) OO
1 17 (45.95%) OO PHP
1 17 (45.95%) Web Application Development
2 16 (43.24%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (40.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
4 13 (35.14%) TDD
4 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) ATDD
5 11 (29.73%) BDD
5 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (29.73%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (29.73%) Kanban
5 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
5 11 (29.73%) Refactoring
5 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) C#
5 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Go
6 4 (10.81%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.81%) TypeScript
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.81%) Istio
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Google
3 5 (13.51%) Adobe
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft