Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 709 684 632
Rank change year-on-year -25 -52 +112
Permanent jobs citing Blog 166 236 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.19% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.64% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 124 165 266
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,975 £25,500 £25,375
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +6.38%

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 34,624 37,085 38,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 39.09% 36.70% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,127 29,173 30,922
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
North of England +26 49 £42,500 +21.43% 18
North West +35 42 £43,750 +25.00% 14
South West +40 31 £50,000 +25.03% 11
South East -23 31 £55,000 +29.41% 5
East of England +6 22 £42,500 +8.97% 5
Midlands +8 18 £29,500 -15.71% 6
Scotland +17 15 £55,000 - 7
West Midlands +11 10 £56,250 +60.71% 4
East Midlands +31 8 £25,250 +5.21% 2
North East - 4 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire +18 3 £63,602 +59.00% 1
Blog
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Blog.

1 65 (39.16%) Marketing
2 59 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.70%) SQL
4 39 (23.49%) Finance
4 39 (23.49%) Amazon AWS
5 38 (22.89%) HTML
6 37 (22.29%) Software Engineering
7 34 (20.48%) Digital Marketing
7 34 (20.48%) C#
7 34 (20.48%) JavaScript
7 34 (20.48%) CSS
8 32 (19.28%) .NET
9 31 (18.67%) Manufacturing
9 31 (18.67%) Social Media
9 31 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 31 (18.67%) Retail
10 30 (18.07%) Electronics
11 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
11 29 (17.47%) Degree
12 28 (16.87%) Kubernetes
13 25 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (14.46%) Docker
15 22 (13.25%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (13.25%) Test Automation
15 22 (13.25%) ASP.NET
15 22 (13.25%) Telecoms
16 21 (12.65%) Programme Management
16 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (12.05%) SAP
17 20 (12.05%) Management Information System

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 16 (9.64%) WordPress
2 9 (5.42%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.42%) CMS
2 9 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.41%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.81%) Marvel
5 2 (1.20%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.60%) nginx
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.01%) InDesign
4 4 (2.41%) AutoCAD
4 4 (2.41%) Mathcad
4 4 (2.41%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (1.81%) Flinto
5 3 (1.81%) InVision
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.81%) Pixate
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.60%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.60%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.49%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (13.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (9.04%) Slack
5 14 (8.43%) GitHub
6 9 (5.42%) SaaS
7 8 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (4.22%) Office 365
9 6 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (3.61%) Google Analytics
10 5 (3.01%) G Suite
10 5 (3.01%) MailChimp
11 4 (2.41%) IaaS
11 4 (2.41%) PaaS
12 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.60%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.60%) NuGet
12 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.60%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) HTTP
2 5 (3.01%) Intranet
2 5 (3.01%) Skype
3 4 (2.41%) PBX
3 4 (2.41%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.20%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) Firewall
5 1 (0.60%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.60%) IPFS
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) Couchbase
2 12 (7.23%) MySQL
3 10 (6.02%) Redis
3 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.82%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.41%) GIS
6 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.20%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Power BI
8 1 (0.60%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) JIRA
1 17 (10.24%) TeamCity
2 11 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.42%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.82%) CircleCI
4 8 (4.82%) GoCD
4 8 (4.82%) Selenium
5 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.41%) Serilog
7 3 (1.81%) Moq
7 3 (1.81%) NUnit
7 3 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.60%) GDB
8 1 (0.60%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.60%) OllyDbg
8 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.60%) WinDbg
General
1 65 (39.16%) Marketing
2 39 (23.49%) Finance
3 31 (18.67%) Manufacturing
3 31 (18.67%) Retail
4 30 (18.07%) Electronics
5 22 (13.25%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.01%) Advertising
6 5 (3.01%) Publishing
7 3 (1.81%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.20%) Automotive
8 2 (1.20%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (34.94%) Developer
2 16 (9.64%) PHP Developer
3 13 (7.83%) C# Developer
3 13 (7.83%) Software Developer
4 11 (6.63%) Consultant
5 9 (5.42%) .NET Developer
5 9 (5.42%) Architect
6 8 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Marketing Manager
6 8 (4.82%) Product Manager
6 8 (4.82%) Senior Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.22%) Marketing Executive
7 7 (4.22%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.22%) Senior Product Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Junior
8 6 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (3.61%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.89%) HTML
2 34 (20.48%) CSS
3 32 (19.28%) .NET
4 22 (13.25%) ASP.NET
5 19 (11.45%) HTML5
5 19 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (10.84%) CSS3
7 15 (9.04%) Kafka
7 15 (9.04%) Node.js
8 14 (8.43%) Ajax
8 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET Core
8 14 (8.43%) React
8 14 (8.43%) XML
9 13 (7.83%) AngularJS
10 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (6.63%) Redux
12 9 (5.42%) SignalR
13 8 (4.82%) Akka
13 8 (4.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.67%) Social Media
2 25 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.05%) Management Information System
4 16 (9.64%) Public Cloud
5 13 (7.83%) User Experience
6 7 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.61%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.61%) e-Learning
7 6 (3.61%) Industry 4.0
7 6 (3.61%) Learning Management System
7 6 (3.61%) Life Science
8 5 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.41%) Optoelectronics
10 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.81%) PDA
11 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.20%) Infotainment
12 1 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Linux
2 6 (3.61%) Android
2 6 (3.61%) Unix
2 6 (3.61%) Windows
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.29%) Software Engineering
3 34 (20.48%) Digital Marketing
4 22 (13.25%) Test Automation
5 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (12.65%) Programme Management
6 20 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (12.05%) Open Source
7 18 (10.84%) TDD
8 16 (9.64%) BDD
8 16 (9.64%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.04%) Microservices
9 15 (9.04%) SEO
10 14 (8.43%) Analytics
10 14 (8.43%) MVC
11 13 (7.83%) CRM
11 13 (7.83%) Web Development
12 12 (7.23%) ERP
12 12 (7.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.70%) SQL
2 34 (20.48%) C#
2 34 (20.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.24%) PHP
4 15 (9.04%) Java
4 15 (9.04%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.23%) Python
6 10 (6.02%) Scala
7 9 (5.42%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.42%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.82%) Clojure
9 7 (4.22%) C
10 6 (3.61%) Go
11 5 (3.01%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.41%) C++
13 3 (1.81%) Ruby
14 2 (1.20%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.20%) Perl
14 2 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (17.47%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.41%) CCSP
3 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.41%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) GAMP
System Software
1 24 (14.46%) Docker
2 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 28 (16.87%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.02%) Terraform
3 4 (2.41%) Istio
4 3 (1.81%) Ansible
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.60%) Consul
6 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.60%) logstash
6 1 (0.60%) Nessus
6 1 (0.60%) Nmap
6 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.05%) Google
2 20 (12.05%) SAP
3 17 (10.24%) Adobe
4 12 (7.23%) Twitter
5 5 (3.01%) Workday
6 4 (2.41%) Sonus
7 2 (1.20%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (1.20%) Aveksa
7 2 (1.20%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.20%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle
7 2 (1.20%) QNX
7 2 (1.20%) UiPath
8 1 (0.60%) Mitel
8 1 (0.60%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.60%) PayPal
8 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) Xamarin