Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 643 759 702
Rank change year-on-year +116 -57 -11
Permanent jobs citing Blog 180 147 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.23% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 115 172
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,175 £23,050 £25,100
90th Percentile £71,100 £66,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £54,806 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.69% +15.00% -

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 29,167 34,472 35,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 37.12% 37.33% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21,541 26,466 27,778
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the UK excluding London

Blog
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Blog in the UK excluding London

Blog
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Blog in the UK excluding London

Blog
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
North of England +51 65 £52,958 +24.61% 23
North West +58 46 £50,000 +17.65% 9
South East +33 39 £35,000 -24.32% 3
East of England +66 22 £55,000 +107.94% 4
Scotland +29 19 £32,500 -38.97% 3
Midlands +29 18 £25,000 -23.08% 6
South West +8 16 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Yorkshire +12 15 £54,486 -16.18% 4
West Midlands +22 12 £25,000 -24.24% 3
East Midlands +30 6 £27,500 +44.74% 3
North East +5 4 £63,006 +110.02% 10
Wales +16 1 £25,000 -41.18%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Blog
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 79 (43.89%) Marketing
2 65 (36.11%) Degree
3 64 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (22.78%) Digital Marketing
4 41 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (21.11%) Finance
6 37 (20.56%) Python
7 36 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 35 (19.44%) DevOps
9 33 (18.33%) Azure
9 33 (18.33%) SQL
10 32 (17.78%) AWS
10 32 (17.78%) User Experience
11 31 (17.22%) Mentoring
12 28 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (15.56%) JavaScript
12 28 (15.56%) Retail
13 27 (15.00%) Google
13 27 (15.00%) Manufacturing
14 26 (14.44%) Telecoms
14 26 (14.44%) HTML
15 25 (13.89%) SAP
15 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
15 25 (13.89%) Software Architecture
16 24 (13.33%) Test Automation
16 24 (13.33%) QA
17 23 (12.78%) TDD
17 23 (12.78%) Programme Management

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 11 (6.11%) Confluence
2 4 (2.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.22%) CMS
2 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (1.11%) WordPress
4 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.56%) JBoss
4 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.89%) RoboHelp
3 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.11%) Sketch
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.56%) Figma
7 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.56%) InVision
7 1 (0.56%) Marvel
7 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.33%) Azure
2 32 (17.78%) AWS
3 22 (12.22%) SaaS
4 19 (10.56%) GCP
5 8 (4.44%) Google Analytics
6 6 (3.33%) GitHub
7 5 (2.78%) Office 365
8 4 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (2.22%) G Suite
8 4 (2.22%) Trello
9 2 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.11%) Slack
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.56%) Google Sheets
10 1 (0.56%) IaaS
10 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.56%) PaaS
10 1 (0.56%) ShareGate
10 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) SAN
2 5 (2.78%) DHCP
2 5 (2.78%) DNS
2 5 (2.78%) VLAN
3 4 (2.22%) Firewall
3 4 (2.22%) OpenVPN
3 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.22%) VPN
4 2 (1.11%) Internet
4 2 (1.11%) Network Security
4 2 (1.11%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) Intranet
5 1 (0.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.78%) MySQL
2 9 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.33%) Big Data
5 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.67%) BigQuery
7 3 (1.67%) Redis
8 2 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.89%) TeamCity
2 16 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (6.67%) JIRA
4 11 (6.11%) Fiddler
5 4 (2.22%) RSpec
6 3 (1.67%) JUnit
7 2 (1.11%) Gatling
7 2 (1.11%) Maven
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.56%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 79 (43.89%) Marketing
2 38 (21.11%) Finance
3 28 (15.56%) Retail
4 27 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 26 (14.44%) Telecoms
6 22 (12.22%) Electronics
6 22 (12.22%) Public Sector
7 14 (7.78%) Publishing
8 10 (5.56%) Advertising
9 9 (5.00%) Games
10 5 (2.78%) Banking
10 5 (2.78%) Legal
11 3 (1.67%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.67%) Automotive
12 1 (0.56%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.56%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 45 (25.00%) Developer
2 17 (9.44%) Marketing Executive
2 17 (9.44%) Software Engineer
3 13 (7.22%) Architect
4 11 (6.11%) C++ Developer
4 11 (6.11%) QA Engineer
4 11 (6.11%) Software QA Engineer
5 10 (5.56%) Junior
6 9 (5.00%) Designer
7 8 (4.44%) Author
7 8 (4.44%) Digital Executive
7 8 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.44%) Technical Author
7 8 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 7 (3.89%) Analyst
8 7 (3.89%) PHP Developer
9 6 (3.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 6 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 6 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.33%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.44%) HTML
2 23 (12.78%) CSS
3 16 (8.89%) REST
4 12 (6.67%) XML
5 10 (5.56%) HTML5
6 7 (3.89%) Ajax
6 7 (3.89%) Web Services
7 5 (2.78%) OpenGL
7 5 (2.78%) OpenGL ES
7 5 (2.78%) Redux
7 5 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.78%) Spring
7 5 (2.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (2.78%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (2.78%) Vulkan
8 4 (2.22%) Akka
8 4 (2.22%) CSS3
8 4 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (2.22%) TensorFlow
8 4 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (17.78%) User Experience
3 23 (12.78%) Social Media
4 12 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 11 (6.11%) Cloud Native
6 10 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (5.00%) Public Cloud
8 8 (4.44%) Graphic Design
9 7 (3.89%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.78%) SIMD
10 5 (2.78%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.78%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (1.11%) Life Science
13 1 (0.56%) Animation
13 1 (0.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.00%) Linux
2 12 (6.67%) Windows
3 8 (4.44%) Unix
4 6 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.78%) Android
6 4 (2.22%) CentOS
6 4 (2.22%) Debian
6 4 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.11%) Solaris
7 2 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.78%) Digital Marketing
3 36 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 35 (19.44%) DevOps
5 31 (17.22%) Mentoring
6 28 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 25 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (13.89%) Software Architecture
8 24 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 23 (12.78%) Programme Management
9 23 (12.78%) TDD
10 22 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (12.22%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (11.67%) Microservices
11 21 (11.67%) Pair Programming
11 21 (11.67%) Prototyping
12 20 (11.11%) SEO
13 18 (10.00%) BDD
13 18 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 18 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.56%) Python
2 33 (18.33%) SQL
3 28 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.11%) C++
5 17 (9.44%) C#
6 16 (8.89%) Java
7 12 (6.67%) R
8 11 (6.11%) C
9 8 (4.44%) PHP
10 7 (3.89%) Perl
10 7 (3.89%) Ruby
11 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.67%) ES6
13 3 (1.67%) Go
13 3 (1.67%) Java 8
14 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.11%) VB
15 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (36.11%) Degree
2 25 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.11%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.22%) CCNP
4 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.67%) PhD
6 2 (1.11%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.11%) OSCP
7 1 (0.56%) CNE
7 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.56%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (10.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.11%) XenApp
3 2 (1.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.56%) Snort
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.33%) Terraform
3 5 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.22%) Ansible
4 4 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.11%) Grafana
5 2 (1.11%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.11%) Puppet
5 2 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.56%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (15.00%) Google
2 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.89%) SAP
3 15 (8.33%) Adobe
4 12 (6.67%) Twitter
5 11 (6.11%) Facebook
6 10 (5.56%) Oracle
7 7 (3.89%) VMware
8 6 (3.33%) Cisco
9 5 (2.78%) HubSpot
9 5 (2.78%) YouTube
10 4 (2.22%) Marketo
10 4 (2.22%) Pardot
10 4 (2.22%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.11%) Citrix
11 2 (1.11%) HP
11 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.11%) Screaming Frog
11 2 (1.11%) Veeam
11 2 (1.11%) Zerto