Period
to 24 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 488 483 479
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +104
Permanent jobs citing Blog 32 58 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.53% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 34
South East median annual salary £60,000 £48,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.71% +21.53%
10th Percentile £24,200 £24,344 £27,550
90th Percentile £102,000 £59,375 £70,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,631 10,859 10,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.57% 35.85% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,212 8,766 8,386
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the South East

Blog
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Blog in the South East

Blog
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Blog in the South East

Blog
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Thames Valley +22 29 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Oxfordshire +34 17 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +21 7 £83,750 +168.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 5 £40,000 -25.58%
Surrey +30 3 £84,000 +68.00%
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Blog.

1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (40.63%) Marketing
4 13 (40.63%) REST
5 12 (37.50%) BDD
5 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 12 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (37.50%) TDD
5 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
5 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (37.50%) QA
6 10 (31.25%) JIRA
6 10 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
7 9 (28.13%) Cloud Native
7 9 (28.13%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
7 9 (28.13%) Microservices
7 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
7 9 (28.13%) Fiddler

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.13%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Google Sheets
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
1 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (31.25%) JIRA
3 9 (28.13%) Fiddler
3 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 13 (40.63%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Brand Awareness
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) QA Engineer
1 9 (28.13%) Software QA Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Architect
2 3 (9.38%) Consultant
2 3 (9.38%) Junior
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Content Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Test Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Performance Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Web Content Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Web Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) JMS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) EDI
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) UDDI
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.13%) WSDL
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Cloud Native
2 7 (21.88%) Social Media
3 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) User Experience
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) Animation
6 1 (3.13%) Life Science
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 12 (37.50%) BDD
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 12 (37.50%) TDD
4 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 10 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (28.13%) Microservices
7 8 (25.00%) SEO
8 6 (18.75%) Thought Leadership
9 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (15.63%) Line Management
9 5 (15.63%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Clojure
3 1 (3.13%) Groovy
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Google
3 3 (9.38%) AppDynamics
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) Facebook
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Instagram
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
5 1 (3.13%) YouTube