Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 673 668
Rank change year-on-year -71 -5 +80
Permanent jobs citing Blog 148 230 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.16% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 174 212
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,050 £25,300 £24,100
90th Percentile £66,500 £61,250 £62,375
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%

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 37,843 38,961 43,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 40.94% 40.19% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29,287 30,927 34,814
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,250
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +10 45 £42,500 +21.43% 9
South East +6 44 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North West +10 35 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Midlands +16 23 £32,500 +8.33% 11
West Midlands +32 19 £33,000 +10.00% 6
South West +17 18 £52,500 +79.49% 4
Scotland -1 8 £53,250 +6.50% 7
North East -3 8 £30,000 -20.00%
East of England -39 6 £26,450 -47.10% 5
Wales -3 4 £42,500 -34.62%
East Midlands -17 4 £19,000 -40.63% 5
Yorkshire +10 2 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Blog
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 61 (41.22%) Marketing
2 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
3 42 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.97%) HTML
5 31 (20.95%) CSS
5 31 (20.95%) TDD
6 30 (20.27%) SQL
7 27 (18.24%) Retail
7 27 (18.24%) SEO
8 26 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (17.57%) Social Media
9 25 (16.89%) Google
9 25 (16.89%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
10 23 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (14.86%) PHP
11 22 (14.86%) Java
11 22 (14.86%) Finance
12 21 (14.19%) Manufacturing
12 21 (14.19%) C#
12 21 (14.19%) .NET
13 20 (13.51%) Electronics
14 19 (12.84%) Ajax
14 19 (12.84%) Test Automation
14 19 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (12.84%) Analytics
15 18 (12.16%) BDD
15 18 (12.16%) Degree

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 17 (11.49%) WordPress
2 16 (10.81%) CMS
3 5 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.03%) JBoss
6 2 (1.35%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.68%) nginx
7 1 (0.68%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.38%) InDesign
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (7.43%) SaaS
4 9 (6.08%) Google Analytics
5 7 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.73%) GitHub
5 7 (4.73%) Office 365
6 4 (2.70%) IaaS
6 4 (2.70%) PaaS
6 4 (2.70%) Slack
7 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.35%) G Suite
8 1 (0.68%) AdWords
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.68%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.68%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.68%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) Skype
2 4 (2.70%) PBX
2 4 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.35%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) Intranet
3 2 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) IPFS
4 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) MySQL
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.41%) Couchbase
4 5 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.70%) Redis
6 2 (1.35%) GIS
6 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.49%) JIRA
2 13 (8.78%) TeamCity
3 12 (8.11%) Selenium
3 12 (8.11%) SpecFlow
4 11 (7.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.70%) Serilog
7 2 (1.35%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.35%) GoCD
7 2 (1.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Hudson
8 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.68%) Mocha
8 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 61 (41.22%) Marketing
2 27 (18.24%) Retail
3 22 (14.86%) Finance
4 21 (14.19%) Manufacturing
5 20 (13.51%) Electronics
6 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
7 9 (6.08%) Publishing
8 7 (4.73%) Advertising
9 3 (2.03%) Automotive
10 2 (1.35%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.68%) Back Office
11 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (37.84%) Developer
2 19 (12.84%) PHP Developer
3 13 (8.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (8.78%) Consultant
4 12 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (6.76%) Architect
6 10 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Junior
8 8 (5.41%) Product Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Marketing Executive
9 7 (4.73%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Senior Product Manager
10 6 (4.05%) Solutions Consultant
10 6 (4.05%) Technical Writer
11 5 (3.38%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.97%) HTML
2 31 (20.95%) CSS
3 21 (14.19%) .NET
4 19 (12.84%) Ajax
5 16 (10.81%) CSS3
5 16 (10.81%) HTML5
5 16 (10.81%) XML
6 15 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (8.11%) .NET Core
8 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (8.11%) SignalR
9 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.08%) JSON
9 9 (6.08%) REST
10 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET Core
10 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.41%) Entity Framework
10 8 (5.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.57%) Social Media
2 23 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.46%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.11%) Public Cloud
5 9 (6.08%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (4.05%) Industry 4.0
8 5 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.70%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (2.03%) User Experience
11 2 (1.35%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.35%) Infotainment
12 1 (0.68%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.68%) Fintech
12 1 (0.68%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) Linux
2 7 (4.73%) Unix
3 6 (4.05%) Android
4 5 (3.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.95%) TDD
3 27 (18.24%) SEO
4 26 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (16.89%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (12.84%) Analytics
6 19 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (12.84%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.16%) BDD
7 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (10.14%) Email Marketing
9 15 (10.14%) Kanban
9 15 (10.14%) MVC
9 15 (10.14%) Programme Management
9 15 (10.14%) Refactoring
10 14 (9.46%) CRM
11 13 (8.78%) Microservices
11 13 (8.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
2 30 (20.27%) SQL
3 22 (14.86%) Java
3 22 (14.86%) PHP
4 21 (14.19%) C#
5 9 (6.08%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.73%) C
7 6 (4.05%) Go
7 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.05%) Python
8 4 (2.70%) C++
8 4 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.35%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.35%) Clojure
9 2 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.35%) Ruby
9 2 (1.35%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.68%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.70%) CCSP
3 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.35%) MCP
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.70%) Istio
3 3 (2.03%) Ansible
3 3 (2.03%) Terraform
4 2 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.68%) Consul
5 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.68%) Kibana
5 1 (0.68%) logstash
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (16.89%) Google
2 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.81%) Twitter
4 14 (9.46%) SAP
5 8 (5.41%) Adobe
6 5 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.70%) Sonus
8 2 (1.35%) QNX
8 2 (1.35%) RedGate
8 2 (1.35%) VMware
8 2 (1.35%) Workday
8 2 (1.35%) Zend
9 1 (0.68%) Alibaba
9 1 (0.68%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.68%) DeepCrawl
9 1 (0.68%) Marketo
9 1 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.68%) Pardot
9 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.68%) Screaming Frog