Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 747 641 701
Rank change year-on-year -106 +60 -32
Permanent jobs citing Blog 462 678 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.87% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 338 555 498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,675 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77560 77850 90566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 40.93% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58510 63988 72559
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,880
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blog over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Blog in the UK

Blog
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
England -100 447 £50,000 - 58
UK excluding London -55 241 £37,500 -11.76% 25
London -103 210 £57,500 - 33
South East -36 73 £40,000 -11.11% 8
North of England -9 57 £35,000 - 7
East of England +47 56 £50,000 +53.85% 3
North West -30 38 £35,000 - 3
Midlands +14 34 £31,500 -25.88% 5
West Midlands +4 25 £33,250 -42.17% 3
Yorkshire +32 19 £40,000 +33.33% 3
South West +2 11 £29,250 -33.14% 2
East Midlands +22 9 £24,000 -40.00% 2
Wales +6 6 £65,000 +23.81%
Scotland -33 4 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Blog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Blog.

1 177 (38.31%) Marketing
2 140 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 124 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (22.51%) Social Media
5 97 (21.00%) HTML
6 92 (19.91%) CSS
7 86 (18.61%) GitHub
8 81 (17.53%) SQL
9 79 (17.10%) Open Source
10 78 (16.88%) Microsoft
11 76 (16.45%) .NET
11 76 (16.45%) SQL Server
12 75 (16.23%) E-Commerce
13 73 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
13 73 (15.80%) User Experience
14 72 (15.58%) Degree
15 70 (15.15%) C#
16 68 (14.72%) Digital Marketing
17 66 (14.29%) SEO
18 65 (14.07%) PHP
19 63 (13.64%) Linux
20 60 (12.99%) Python
21 59 (12.77%) Analytics
22 58 (12.55%) Finance
23 56 (12.12%) Retail
23 56 (12.12%) Java
24 54 (11.69%) TDD
24 54 (11.69%) DevOps
24 54 (11.69%) Presales
25 53 (11.47%) NoSQL

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (5.19%) CMS
2 10 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.16%) WordPress
3 9 (1.95%) Apache
3 9 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.95%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.30%) nginx
6 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.87%) Drupal
7 4 (0.87%) JBoss
7 4 (0.87%) SAS
8 3 (0.65%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.43%) Tornado
Applications
1 26 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.65%) SPSS
7 2 (0.43%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.22%) HipChat
8 1 (0.22%) Houdini
8 1 (0.22%) InDesign
8 1 (0.22%) Maya
8 1 (0.22%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 24 (5.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.43%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 86 (18.61%) GitHub
2 73 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (5.84%) Google Analytics
5 23 (4.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (4.55%) IaaS
7 12 (2.60%) AdWords
7 12 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (2.60%) SaaS
8 9 (1.95%) MailChimp
9 6 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 6 (1.30%) Office 365
10 5 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.87%) npm
12 3 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.43%) Google Play
14 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.61%) Internet
2 29 (6.28%) HTTP
3 19 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.68%) DNS
5 16 (3.46%) SMTP
6 15 (3.25%) SSL
7 13 (2.81%) Wireless
8 12 (2.60%) tcpdump
8 12 (2.60%) WAN
8 12 (2.60%) Wireless Security
8 12 (2.60%) Wireshark
9 11 (2.38%) Firewall
9 11 (2.38%) LAN
10 10 (2.16%) VPN
11 8 (1.73%) SAN
12 4 (0.87%) Intranet
12 4 (0.87%) IPsec
12 4 (0.87%) SMS
13 2 (0.43%) Network Security
13 2 (0.43%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.47%) NoSQL
3 34 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (7.14%) MySQL
5 30 (6.49%) Big Data
6 23 (4.98%) Geospatial Data
7 21 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 17 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (3.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 16 (3.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (3.25%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (2.38%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.52%) MongoDB
16 6 (1.30%) Apache Hive
16 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (8.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.98%) Bitbucket
3 17 (3.68%) IDA Disassembler
3 17 (3.68%) OllyDbg
3 17 (3.68%) TeamCity
3 17 (3.68%) WinDbg
4 15 (3.25%) NUnit
5 12 (2.60%) Burp Suite
6 10 (2.16%) Selenium
7 9 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.73%) Maven
8 8 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.73%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.52%) gulp
9 7 (1.52%) JUnit
10 6 (1.30%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.30%) webpack
11 5 (1.08%) JIRA
12 4 (0.87%) Gradle
12 4 (0.87%) Grunt
General
1 177 (38.31%) Marketing
2 58 (12.55%) Finance
3 56 (12.12%) Retail
4 39 (8.44%) Advertising
5 24 (5.19%) Publishing
6 11 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.16%) Brand Awareness
8 9 (1.95%) Electronics
9 8 (1.73%) Automotive
9 8 (1.73%) Games
9 8 (1.73%) Legal
10 7 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.30%) Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.87%) Law
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.22%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 162 (35.06%) Developer
2 48 (10.39%) Consultant
3 34 (7.36%) Senior Developer
4 31 (6.71%) Marketing Executive
5 29 (6.28%) .NET Developer
6 25 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 22 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 20 (4.33%) Presales Consultant
8 20 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 19 (4.11%) Analyst
10 18 (3.90%) Digital Executive
11 16 (3.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (3.03%) Software Developer
13 13 (2.81%) Cisco Consultant
13 13 (2.81%) Cisco Presales Consultant
13 13 (2.81%) Marketing Manager
14 12 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (2.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (21.00%) HTML
2 92 (19.91%) CSS
3 76 (16.45%) .NET
4 44 (9.52%) Node.js
4 44 (9.52%) RESTful
5 37 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 33 (7.14%) React
7 31 (6.71%) AngularJS
7 31 (6.71%) ASP.NET
7 31 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (6.49%) HTML5
9 24 (5.19%) CSS3
10 23 (4.98%) jQuery
11 20 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
12 18 (3.90%) Redux
13 16 (3.46%) LESS
13 16 (3.46%) Regular Expression
14 15 (3.25%) REST
14 15 (3.25%) Sass
15 14 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.51%) Social Media
2 73 (15.80%) User Experience
3 50 (10.82%) Computer Science
4 42 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 38 (8.23%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (4.11%) Digital Media
8 15 (3.25%) Replication
9 12 (2.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 12 (2.60%) Public Cloud
10 11 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.95%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.73%) Cyber Attack
12 8 (1.73%) Fintech
13 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.52%) Tandem
14 6 (1.30%) Graphic Design
14 6 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.64%) Linux
2 27 (5.84%) Windows
3 12 (2.60%) Unix
4 10 (2.16%) Android
5 9 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.73%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.73%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.08%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.43%) Debian
9 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) VMS
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (26.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (17.10%) Open Source
3 75 (16.23%) E-Commerce
4 68 (14.72%) Digital Marketing
5 66 (14.29%) SEO
6 59 (12.77%) Analytics
7 54 (11.69%) DevOps
7 54 (11.69%) Presales
7 54 (11.69%) TDD
8 50 (10.82%) BDD
9 48 (10.39%) Web Development
10 47 (10.17%) MVC
11 44 (9.52%) Microservices
12 37 (8.01%) Mentoring
13 36 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (7.36%) Scrum
15 30 (6.49%) Data Protection
16 28 (6.06%) B2B
16 28 (6.06%) Coaching
16 28 (6.06%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 140 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 81 (17.53%) SQL
3 70 (15.15%) C#
4 65 (14.07%) PHP
5 60 (12.99%) Python
6 56 (12.12%) Java
7 49 (10.61%) Ruby
8 33 (7.14%) C
8 33 (7.14%) C++
9 26 (5.63%) Perl
10 20 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.90%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.68%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.60%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.38%) Scala
15 9 (1.95%) Go
16 7 (1.52%) R
17 6 (1.30%) Kotlin
18 5 (1.08%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (15.58%) Degree
2 16 (3.46%) Master's Degree
3 14 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.87%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.65%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.22%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.22%) MBA
7 1 (0.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.03%) QA
2 12 (2.60%) GCP
3 4 (0.87%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (7.58%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.22%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) Snort
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (6.28%) Kubernetes
2 16 (3.46%) Puppet
3 10 (2.16%) Cobbler
4 7 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.87%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.22%) Salt
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 78 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.74%) Google
3 38 (8.23%) Oracle
4 31 (6.71%) Twitter
5 18 (3.90%) Adobe
5 18 (3.90%) Facebook
6 16 (3.46%) HP
6 16 (3.46%) IBM
7 15 (3.25%) Cisco
7 15 (3.25%) Sybase
8 12 (2.60%) Aruba
8 12 (2.60%) Juniper
8 12 (2.60%) Sophos
9 11 (2.38%) Forcepoint
10 10 (2.16%) SAP
11 9 (1.95%) Zend
12 8 (1.73%) New Relic
13 6 (1.30%) AlienVault
13 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.08%) Intel