Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 712 693 661
Rank change year-on-year -19 -32 +35
Permanent jobs citing Blog 509 639 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.77% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 385 509 518
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,700 £26,348 £24,525
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%

Blog is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75584 82519 89404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.78% 41.66% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 57618 67459 71200
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Blog in the UK

Blog
Top 15 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 16 August 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 -29 492 £55,000 +10.00% 54
London -63 262 £60,000 +4.35% 25
UK excluding London +45 237 £41,500 +10.67% 32
South East +85 72 £50,000 +21.21% 5
North of England -10 55 £35,000 +3.70% 12
East of England +36 50 £50,000 +17.65% 4
North West -52 36 £35,000 - 9
Midlands +14 27 £43,750 +9.38% 7
South West -4 22 £34,666 -2.35%
West Midlands +15 19 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Yorkshire +19 13 £41,250 +26.92% 2
East Midlands +4 8 £31,250 -21.88% 6
Scotland +2 7 £50,000 +73.91% 2
North East - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wales +9 4 £62,500 +19.05% 1

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 197 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (29.67%) Marketing
3 134 (26.33%) JavaScript
4 127 (24.95%) .NET
5 111 (21.81%) SQL Server
6 107 (21.02%) Microsoft
7 103 (20.24%) C#
8 102 (20.04%) SQL
8 102 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
9 94 (18.47%) TDD
10 90 (17.68%) Linux
11 89 (17.49%) NoSQL
11 89 (17.49%) GitHub
12 86 (16.90%) Open Source
13 84 (16.50%) Git (software)
13 84 (16.50%) HTML
13 84 (16.50%) Presales
14 83 (16.31%) Java
15 80 (15.72%) AngularJS
16 79 (15.52%) MVC
17 78 (15.32%) Social Media
18 76 (14.93%) BDD
19 75 (14.73%) Computer Science
20 74 (14.54%) Node.js
21 71 (13.95%) E-Commerce
22 70 (13.75%) Analytics
23 67 (13.16%) SOA
24 66 (12.97%) ASP.NET Web API
25 64 (12.57%) Web Development
26 63 (12.38%) PHP

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 40 (7.86%) CMS
2 23 (4.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (3.93%) nginx
4 19 (3.73%) Apache Solr
4 19 (3.73%) Mule
5 15 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.75%) Apache
6 14 (2.75%) OpenStack
7 11 (2.16%) WordPress
8 9 (1.77%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.77%) Drupal
9 8 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (1.38%) DNN
10 7 (1.38%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.38%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.18%) Mule ESB
11 6 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.98%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.59%) GIMP
4 3 (0.59%) SPSS
5 2 (0.39%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (2.95%) Magento
2 8 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.79%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.59%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.20%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 102 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (17.49%) GitHub
3 57 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (5.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (4.91%) IaaS
6 24 (4.72%) Google Analytics
7 18 (3.54%) SaaS
8 16 (3.14%) Office 365
9 14 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (1.96%) AdWords
11 8 (1.57%) MailChimp
12 6 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.98%) PaaS
14 4 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
15 3 (0.59%) Google Play
16 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
16 2 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
16 2 (0.39%) Oracle CX
16 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.82%) Internet
2 36 (7.07%) HTTP
3 22 (4.32%) WAN
3 22 (4.32%) Wireless
4 21 (4.13%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.13%) Wireless Security
5 20 (3.93%) LAN
5 20 (3.93%) SSL
6 15 (2.95%) tcpdump
6 15 (2.95%) Wireshark
7 14 (2.75%) DNS
8 11 (2.16%) SMTP
9 9 (1.77%) Intranet
9 9 (1.77%) VPN
10 8 (1.57%) IPsec
11 7 (1.38%) SAN
12 5 (0.98%) Firewall
12 5 (0.98%) Skype
13 4 (0.79%) WebEx
14 2 (0.39%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (21.81%) SQL Server
2 89 (17.49%) NoSQL
3 57 (11.20%) MySQL
4 37 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (5.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 24 (4.72%) Big Data
7 23 (4.52%) Hadoop
8 22 (4.32%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 18 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (2.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (2.36%) Geospatial Data
14 12 (2.36%) Relational Database
15 9 (1.77%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.77%) Redis
16 6 (1.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 84 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.30%) Selenium
3 25 (4.91%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.13%) JIRA
5 19 (3.73%) Hudson
5 19 (3.73%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.54%) gulp
6 18 (3.54%) webpack
7 15 (2.95%) Burp Suite
7 15 (2.95%) IDA Disassembler
7 15 (2.95%) OllyDbg
7 15 (2.95%) WinDbg
8 12 (2.36%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.96%) NUnit
10 9 (1.77%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.38%) JUnit
12 7 (1.38%) Protractor
12 7 (1.38%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.38%) Travis CI
General
1 151 (29.67%) Marketing
2 61 (11.98%) Finance
3 55 (10.81%) Retail
4 28 (5.50%) Advertising
5 21 (4.13%) Publishing
6 19 (3.73%) Brand Awareness
7 17 (3.34%) Games
8 14 (2.75%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.16%) Electronics
10 10 (1.96%) Law
11 5 (0.98%) Banking
12 4 (0.79%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.59%) German Language
13 3 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.39%) French Language
15 1 (0.20%) Automotive
15 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.20%) Legal
15 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 185 (36.35%) Developer
2 68 (13.36%) Consultant
3 65 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 57 (11.20%) .NET Developer
5 52 (10.22%) C# Developer
6 43 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (8.25%) Architect
8 38 (7.47%) Presales Consultant
9 30 (5.89%) Software Developer
10 29 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 27 (5.30%) Cisco Consultant
13 26 (5.11%) Cisco Presales Consultant
13 26 (5.11%) PHP Developer
14 21 (4.13%) Senior Software Developer
15 20 (3.93%) Lead Developer
16 19 (3.73%) Digital Executive
16 19 (3.73%) E-Commerce Architect
17 18 (3.54%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (24.95%) .NET
2 84 (16.50%) HTML
3 80 (15.72%) AngularJS
4 74 (14.54%) Node.js
5 66 (12.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (11.20%) CSS
7 51 (10.02%) ASP.NET
7 51 (10.02%) React
8 50 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (8.84%) RESTful
10 36 (7.07%) HTML5
10 36 (7.07%) Spring
11 32 (6.29%) WCF
12 28 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 27 (5.30%) .NET Framework
14 24 (4.72%) Entity Framework
15 23 (4.52%) Web Services
16 21 (4.13%) XML
17 20 (3.93%) JSON
18 19 (3.73%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.32%) Social Media
2 75 (14.73%) Computer Science
3 56 (11.00%) User Experience
4 42 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (7.07%) Digital Media
6 33 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (4.13%) Algorithms
7 21 (4.13%) N-Tier
8 19 (3.73%) Mobile App
9 17 (3.34%) Data Centre
10 16 (3.14%) Management Information System
10 16 (3.14%) Replication
11 15 (2.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 12 (2.36%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (2.36%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.77%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.57%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.68%) Linux
2 38 (7.47%) Windows
3 15 (2.95%) Android
4 13 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.36%) Unix
6 9 (1.77%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.18%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.79%) HPUX
12 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.47%) TDD
3 86 (16.90%) Open Source
4 84 (16.50%) Presales
5 79 (15.52%) MVC
6 76 (14.93%) BDD
7 71 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 70 (13.75%) Analytics
9 67 (13.16%) SOA
10 64 (12.57%) Web Development
11 62 (12.18%) DevOps
12 58 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (11.20%) Scrum
14 45 (8.84%) Digital Marketing
15 44 (8.64%) Mentoring
16 43 (8.45%) OO
17 40 (7.86%) Microservices
18 39 (7.66%) Coaching
19 33 (6.48%) Content Management
19 33 (6.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 134 (26.33%) JavaScript
2 103 (20.24%) C#
3 102 (20.04%) SQL
4 83 (16.31%) Java
5 63 (12.38%) PHP
6 56 (11.00%) Ruby
7 44 (8.64%) Python
8 31 (6.09%) C
9 28 (5.50%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.32%) C++
11 21 (4.13%) Perl
11 21 (4.13%) T-SQL
12 20 (3.93%) Groovy
13 14 (2.75%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.96%) R
15 9 (1.77%) Scala
16 8 (1.57%) Go
17 5 (0.98%) ES6
17 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.79%) F#
Qualifications
1 54 (10.61%) Degree
2 22 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.57%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.18%) CISSP
5 6 (1.18%) PhD
6 5 (0.98%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.79%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.39%) VCAP
8 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.20%) CISA
9 1 (0.20%) CISM
9 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.20%) ECSA
9 1 (0.20%) GCED
9 1 (0.20%) GCIA
9 1 (0.20%) HND
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.20%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.43%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) GCP
3 5 (0.98%) COBIT
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (10.61%) Docker
2 6 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.59%) vSphere
4 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.39%) vCloud
4 2 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 33 (6.48%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.34%) Puppet
3 14 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.98%) Cobbler
5 4 (0.79%) Ansible
5 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.79%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.39%) vRealize
7 1 (0.20%) Graylog
7 1 (0.20%) Kibana
7 1 (0.20%) logstash
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.20%) Nagios
7 1 (0.20%) Nmap
7 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 107 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.22%) Oracle
3 48 (9.43%) Google
4 33 (6.48%) Cisco
5 28 (5.50%) Twitter
6 27 (5.30%) HP
7 21 (4.13%) Aruba
7 21 (4.13%) Juniper
7 21 (4.13%) VMware
8 20 (3.93%) IBM
9 17 (3.34%) MuleSoft
10 16 (3.14%) Adobe
10 16 (3.14%) Sybase
11 13 (2.55%) SAP
12 11 (2.16%) Forcepoint
12 11 (2.16%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.77%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.57%) Cognizant
14 8 (1.57%) Zend
15 7 (1.38%) webMethods