Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 696 749 689
Rank change year-on-year +53 -60 +91
Permanent jobs citing Blog 161 183 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.19% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.51% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 114 136 191
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,725 £23,875 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £60,625 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 31,623 35,972 37,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 38.06% 36.54% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23,033 27,689 29,582
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +19 39 £50,000 +42.86% 9
North West +36 36 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South East +9 35 £60,000 +20.00% 8
South West +14 28 £35,000 -33.33% 3
East of England +98 23 £56,250 +25.00% 5
Scotland +15 19 £52,500 -1.41% 7
Midlands +18 16 £25,000 -33.33% 3
East Midlands +31 8 £27,500 -42.11% 1
West Midlands +8 8 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire +6 2 £57,275 +90.92% 2
North East +19 1 - - 4
Wales +9 1 £25,000 -41.18% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Blog
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 85 (52.80%) Marketing
2 62 (38.51%) Degree
3 53 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (32.30%) Digital Marketing
5 37 (22.98%) Finance
5 37 (22.98%) JavaScript
6 34 (21.12%) SQL
6 34 (21.12%) User Experience
7 33 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (20.50%) HTML
8 31 (19.25%) CSS
9 30 (18.63%) Computer Science
10 29 (18.01%) Test Automation
11 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
11 28 (17.39%) Manufacturing
12 27 (16.77%) SAP
12 27 (16.77%) DevOps
13 26 (16.15%) Git (software)
13 26 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (16.15%) Electronics
13 26 (16.15%) Programme Management
14 25 (15.53%) Social Media
15 24 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (14.91%) Docker
15 24 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (14.29%) BDD
17 22 (13.66%) Retail
17 22 (13.66%) Scrum
18 21 (13.04%) Adobe

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 12 (7.45%) Confluence
2 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.86%) CMS
4 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.24%) JBoss
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.24%) WordPress
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.59%) Sketch
3 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.86%) Figma
5 3 (1.86%) InVision
5 3 (1.86%) Marvel
5 3 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.86%) RoboHelp
6 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.24%) InDesign
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Shopify
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.56%) SaaS
4 15 (9.32%) GitHub
5 12 (7.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (6.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 9 (5.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (4.35%) MailChimp
9 6 (3.73%) G Suite
9 6 (3.73%) Trello
10 5 (3.11%) Office 365
11 4 (2.48%) Google Analytics
12 2 (1.24%) Slack
13 1 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.62%) Google Sheets
13 1 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.62%) NuGet
13 1 (0.62%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) Firewall
1 5 (3.11%) VLAN
1 5 (3.11%) VPN
2 4 (2.48%) DHCP
2 4 (2.48%) DNS
2 4 (2.48%) OpenVPN
2 4 (2.48%) SAN
2 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.86%) Intranet
4 2 (1.24%) Network Security
4 2 (1.24%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.62%) 3G
5 1 (0.62%) 4G
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) LTE
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.62%) VoIP
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.42%) MySQL
2 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.35%) Couchbase
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.48%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.86%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.86%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.56%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.56%) TeamCity
3 16 (9.94%) JIRA
4 15 (9.32%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (6.83%) Fiddler
6 9 (5.59%) Gatling
6 9 (5.59%) JUnit
7 5 (3.11%) RSpec
8 3 (1.86%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.24%) Maven
9 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.62%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.62%) Moq
10 1 (0.62%) NUnit
10 1 (0.62%) Selenium
10 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (52.80%) Marketing
2 37 (22.98%) Finance
3 28 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 26 (16.15%) Electronics
5 22 (13.66%) Retail
6 10 (6.21%) Legal
7 9 (5.59%) Advertising
7 9 (5.59%) Publishing
8 8 (4.97%) Banking
9 7 (4.35%) Games
10 4 (2.48%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.62%) Automotive
11 1 (0.62%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 59 (36.65%) Developer
2 21 (13.04%) Marketing Executive
3 13 (8.07%) Software Engineer
4 11 (6.83%) QA Engineer
4 11 (6.83%) Software QA Engineer
4 11 (6.83%) Web Developer
5 10 (6.21%) C++ Developer
5 10 (6.21%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.59%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.97%) .NET Developer
7 8 (4.97%) Junior
8 7 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.35%) Digital Executive
9 6 (3.73%) Architect
9 6 (3.73%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 6 (3.73%) PHP Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.50%) HTML
2 31 (19.25%) CSS
3 17 (10.56%) REST
4 14 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (8.07%) HTML5
6 11 (6.83%) CSS3
6 11 (6.83%) Redux
6 11 (6.83%) Spring
6 11 (6.83%) Web Services
7 10 (6.21%) RESTful
8 9 (5.59%) React
8 9 (5.59%) Spring Boot
9 8 (4.97%) .NET
9 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.97%) XML
10 7 (4.35%) Ajax
10 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
10 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.12%) User Experience
2 25 (15.53%) Social Media
3 24 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.83%) Cloud Native
5 10 (6.21%) Algorithms
5 10 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.73%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.48%) Graphic Design
7 4 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.86%) SIMD
8 3 (1.86%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.86%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.86%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.24%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.24%) Animation
9 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.24%) Photography
10 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.45%) Linux
2 7 (4.35%) Windows
3 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.48%) CentOS
4 4 (2.48%) Debian
4 4 (2.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.86%) Android
6 2 (1.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.30%) Digital Marketing
3 30 (18.63%) Computer Science
4 29 (18.01%) Test Automation
5 27 (16.77%) DevOps
6 26 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (16.15%) Programme Management
7 23 (14.29%) BDD
7 23 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 22 (13.66%) Scrum
9 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 20 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (11.18%) Email Marketing
11 18 (11.18%) SEO
11 18 (11.18%) TDD
12 16 (9.94%) Pair Programming
13 15 (9.32%) Software Architecture
13 15 (9.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.98%) JavaScript
2 34 (21.12%) SQL
3 21 (13.04%) C#
3 21 (13.04%) Python
4 17 (10.56%) Java
5 15 (9.32%) C++
6 12 (7.45%) PHP
7 10 (6.21%) R
8 9 (5.59%) Java 8
8 9 (5.59%) Ruby
9 7 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.11%) C
11 3 (1.86%) ES6
12 2 (1.24%) Go
12 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.24%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) Clojure
13 1 (0.62%) Groovy
13 1 (0.62%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (38.51%) Degree
2 19 (11.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.83%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.11%) CCNP
4 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.24%) OSCP
7 1 (0.62%) CNE
7 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.62%) Novell Certification
7 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.18%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (14.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) Snort
2 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.97%) Terraform
3 2 (1.24%) Ansible
3 2 (1.24%) Grafana
3 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.24%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.62%) Nmap
4 1 (0.62%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (16.77%) SAP
2 21 (13.04%) Adobe
2 21 (13.04%) Google
3 18 (11.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.45%) Twitter
5 8 (4.97%) Facebook
6 7 (4.35%) Cisco
7 5 (3.11%) HubSpot
7 5 (3.11%) VMware
8 4 (2.48%) Marketo
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle
8 4 (2.48%) Pardot
9 3 (1.86%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.86%) Tableau
10 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.24%) Screaming Frog
10 2 (1.24%) YouTube
11 1 (0.62%) Instagram
11 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.62%) Sophos