Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 558 701 754
Rank change year-on-year +143 +53 -69
Permanent jobs citing Blog 103 156 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 74 124 129
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,125 £25,000 £25,513
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,400 £60,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -4.76%

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 17,696 30,867 35,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 36.94% 37.85% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13,556 22,348 27,468
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,864 £68,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Blog as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blog in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +147 51 £47,500 - 2
North West +106 48 £47,500 +5.56% 2
South East +106 13 £37,500 -34.78% 2
East of England +68 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West +58 11 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Midlands +80 8 £25,000 - 2
Scotland +62 8 £63,750 +9.91%
West Midlands +79 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Yorkshire +98 3 £18,000 -68.57%
East Midlands +55 3 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Blog
UK

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
3 28 (27.18%) Retail
4 27 (26.21%) HTML
5 26 (25.24%) CSS
5 26 (25.24%) Linux
6 24 (23.30%) SQL
6 24 (23.30%) Degree
7 23 (22.33%) Azure
8 22 (21.36%) GCP
9 21 (20.39%) AWS
9 21 (20.39%) Docker
10 20 (19.42%) Google
10 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
12 18 (17.48%) PHP
12 18 (17.48%) Python
13 16 (15.53%) XML
13 16 (15.53%) MySQL
13 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
15 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
15 14 (13.59%) OO
15 14 (13.59%) Ajax
15 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
15 14 (13.59%) OO PHP
15 14 (13.59%) Web Application Development
16 13 (12.62%) Marketing
16 13 (12.62%) Windows
17 12 (11.65%) .NET

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 (11.65%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.83%) Apache
2 6 (5.83%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.97%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.33%) Azure
2 22 (21.36%) GCP
3 21 (20.39%) AWS
4 8 (7.77%) Office 365
5 6 (5.83%) OpenShift
6 4 (3.88%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (3.88%) Google Analytics
6 4 (3.88%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) AdWords
7 2 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.94%) GitHub
7 2 (1.94%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.94%) Power Automate
7 2 (1.94%) SaaS
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.97%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.97%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
1 5 (4.85%) Network Security
2 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MySQL
2 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (4.85%) Neo4j
6 4 (3.88%) Amazon Athena
6 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.94%) Redis
9 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.97%) Apache Ignite
9 1 (0.97%) Big Data
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) Flink
9 1 (0.97%) Power BI
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (4.85%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.88%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.94%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.94%) GitLab
5 2 (1.94%) JIRA
5 2 (1.94%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.94%) Subversion
General
1 28 (27.18%) Retail
2 13 (12.62%) Marketing
3 9 (8.74%) Finance
3 9 (8.74%) Public Sector
4 8 (7.77%) Games
5 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.91%) Publishing
7 2 (1.94%) Electronics
7 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.97%) French Language
8 1 (0.97%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Legal
8 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) PHP Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Consultant
5 9 (8.74%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Scala Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Scala Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Security Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Test Automation Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Test Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Trainee
8 4 (3.88%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) HTML
2 26 (25.24%) CSS
3 16 (15.53%) XML
4 14 (13.59%) Ajax
5 12 (11.65%) .NET
6 10 (9.71%) .NET Core
6 10 (9.71%) Web Services
7 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (7.77%) TensorFlow
8 7 (6.80%) Node.js
9 6 (5.83%) Middleware
10 5 (4.85%) REST
10 5 (4.85%) Spark Streaming
11 4 (3.88%) Spring
12 3 (2.91%) Kafka
12 3 (2.91%) Keras
12 3 (2.91%) PyTorch
12 3 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (1.94%) RESTful
13 2 (1.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (9.71%) Social Media
2 8 (7.77%) NHS
3 5 (4.85%) Acoustics
3 5 (4.85%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.85%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.88%) User Experience
5 3 (2.91%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (2.91%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.94%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.97%) Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.24%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.94%) Kali Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.97%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
4 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.59%) OO
5 14 (13.59%) OO PHP
5 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
5 14 (13.59%) Web Application Development
6 12 (11.65%) Analytics
6 12 (11.65%) DevOps
7 11 (10.68%) Customer-Centricity
8 10 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.71%) Open Source
9 9 (8.74%) B2B
9 9 (8.74%) Project Management
10 8 (7.77%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (7.77%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.77%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.30%) SQL
3 18 (17.48%) PHP
3 18 (17.48%) Python
4 11 (10.68%) C#
5 9 (8.74%) Java
6 8 (7.77%) ES6
6 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.85%) Go
9 5 (4.85%) Kotlin
9 5 (4.85%) Scala
10 4 (3.88%) C
11 3 (2.91%) C++
11 3 (2.91%) Perl
12 2 (1.94%) Ruby
13 1 (0.97%) R
13 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) SANS
3 2 (1.94%) OSCP
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) GDPR
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) AICPA
2 5 (4.85%) COBIT
2 5 (4.85%) NIST
3 2 (1.94%) NCSC
System Software
1 21 (20.39%) Docker
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Kubernetes
2 11 (10.68%) Ansible
3 8 (7.77%) Terraform
4 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (4.85%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.94%) Nmap
7 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Google
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) VMware
4 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.85%) Cisco
5 5 (4.85%) Cloudera
5 5 (4.85%) Facebook
5 5 (4.85%) Hortonworks
6 4 (3.88%) IBM
7 3 (2.91%) Ariba
7 3 (2.91%) SAP
7 3 (2.91%) Twitter
8 2 (1.94%) Instagram
9 1 (0.97%) Adobe
9 1 (0.97%) Databricks
9 1 (0.97%) Dataiku
9 1 (0.97%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle
9 1 (0.97%) Sybase