The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Blog 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.19% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £70,000 - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +3.75% -6.43%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 200 235 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 38.91% 33.72% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 165 221 219
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Blog
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Blog in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Blog.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (66.67%) Riak
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (58.33%) Functional Programming
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) N-Tier
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) OOP
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Microservices
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 8 (66.67%) Riak
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Architect
5 3 (25.00%) C# Architect
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 3 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) N-Tier
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Functional Programming
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Microservices
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft