Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 448 564 679
Rank change year-on-year +116 +115 +93
Permanent jobs citing Blog 735 243 455
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.01% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 214 133 337
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,100 £28,350
25th Percentile £40,313 £39,121 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% - +5.77%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £142,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 44,456 24,157 50,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.13% 35.52% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26,974 19,221 38,650
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,723
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.32% +0.42%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blog.

Salary trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blog over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Blog in the UK

Blog
Top 16 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 31 July 2021. 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 +136 684 £59,000 +7.27% 138
London +123 529 £75,000 -6.25% 59
UK excluding London -66 160 £45,000 +5.88% 92
Work from Home -135 134 £50,000 +5.26% 26
North of England -38 61 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North West -31 32 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South West -47 30 £67,500 +35.00% 19
South East -87 28 £57,000 +14.00% 11
North East - 20 £36,250 - 3
Midlands -69 19 £32,500 - 14
East of England -40 14 £35,000 -39.13% 6
East Midlands -45 13 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Yorkshire -63 9 £66,250 +268.06% 9
Scotland -58 7 £52,500 +23.53% 6
West Midlands -68 6 - - 9
Wales - 4 £42,500 - 9

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 with a requirement for Blog.

1 327 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 243 (33.06%) AWS
4 239 (32.52%) Software Engineering
5 235 (31.97%) Python
6 218 (29.66%) React
7 212 (28.84%) Open Source
8 209 (28.44%) Finance
9 196 (26.67%) Social Skills
10 190 (25.85%) Kubernetes
11 180 (24.49%) Degree
12 176 (23.95%) Microservices
12 176 (23.95%) Mentoring
13 168 (22.86%) Node.js
14 166 (22.59%) Marketing
15 165 (22.45%) Java
16 160 (21.77%) DevOps
17 159 (21.63%) Docker
18 153 (20.82%) Pair Programming
19 135 (18.37%) GitHub
19 135 (18.37%) Full Stack Development
20 133 (18.10%) C#
21 132 (17.96%) CSS
22 128 (17.41%) Computer Science
23 127 (17.28%) Azure
23 127 (17.28%) Terraform
24 124 (16.87%) Games
25 116 (15.78%) AngularJS
26 115 (15.65%) TypeScript
27 110 (14.97%) Relational Database

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 66 (8.98%) CMS
2 39 (5.31%) Cloud Foundry
2 39 (5.31%) WordPress
3 33 (4.49%) Tornado
4 21 (2.86%) Jupyter
5 19 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
7 9 (1.22%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.82%) Drupal
8 6 (0.82%) nginx
9 5 (0.68%) Confluence
9 5 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.54%) Apache
10 4 (0.54%) Apache Synapse
10 4 (0.54%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.54%) JBoss
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.14%) R Markdown
Applications
1 46 (6.26%) Photoshop
2 36 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (2.31%) GIMP
4 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (1.22%) InDesign
6 8 (1.09%) Figma
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.54%) Sketch
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Shopify
2 4 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 243 (33.06%) AWS
2 135 (18.37%) GitHub
3 127 (17.28%) Azure
4 80 (10.88%) PaaS
5 75 (10.20%) SaaS
6 64 (8.71%) Serverless
7 55 (7.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 54 (7.35%) GCP
9 46 (6.26%) IaaS
10 45 (6.12%) Heroku
11 40 (5.44%) Amazon SQS
12 37 (5.03%) AWS Lambda
13 36 (4.90%) Amazon S3
13 36 (4.90%) CloudFront
14 34 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
14 34 (4.63%) Amazon ECS
14 34 (4.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 27 (3.67%) Datadog
16 25 (3.40%) Canva
17 24 (3.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.81%) HTTP
2 8 (1.09%) Internet
3 7 (0.95%) SSH
4 5 (0.68%) Firewall
5 4 (0.54%) DAB
6 3 (0.41%) Broadband
7 2 (0.27%) 5G
7 2 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.27%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.14%) WebEx
8 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.97%) Relational Database
2 102 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
3 101 (13.74%) MongoDB
4 98 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 51 (6.94%) Redis
6 43 (5.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 34 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
8 33 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 29 (3.95%) RDBMS
10 24 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (3.13%) MySQL
12 18 (2.45%) SQL Server
13 17 (2.31%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.36%) Blockchain
15 9 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
16 8 (1.09%) Power BI
17 6 (0.82%) Big Data
17 6 (0.82%) Hadoop
18 4 (0.54%) OLAP
18 4 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 60 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 22 (2.99%) GitLab
4 20 (2.72%) webpack
5 18 (2.45%) Maven
5 18 (2.45%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.90%) CasperJS
6 14 (1.90%) Grunt
6 14 (1.90%) PhantomJS
7 11 (1.50%) CircleCI
8 10 (1.36%) git-flow
8 10 (1.36%) JIRA
9 9 (1.22%) Cypress.io
10 7 (0.95%) Babel
10 7 (0.95%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.82%) Cactus
11 6 (0.82%) gulp
11 6 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 209 (28.44%) Finance
2 196 (26.67%) Social Skills
3 166 (22.59%) Marketing
4 124 (16.87%) Games
5 91 (12.38%) Legal
6 65 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (8.84%) Retail
7 63 (8.57%) Public Sector
8 49 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
9 42 (5.71%) Banking
10 39 (5.31%) Back Office
11 34 (4.63%) Local Government
12 33 (4.49%) Online Betting
13 32 (4.35%) Advertising
14 31 (4.22%) Financial Institution
15 26 (3.54%) Investment Banking
16 19 (2.59%) Organisational Skills
17 17 (2.31%) Manufacturing
18 14 (1.90%) Law
18 14 (1.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (25.44%) Developer
2 144 (19.59%) Software Engineer
3 53 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
4 49 (6.67%) Architect
5 46 (6.26%) Senior Developer
6 42 (5.71%) Lead Software Engineer
7 38 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 37 (5.03%) Backend Developer
9 35 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 35 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
10 28 (3.81%) Marketing Executive
11 27 (3.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 24 (3.27%) Designer
12 24 (3.27%) Digital Executive
12 24 (3.27%) Digital Marketing Executive
12 24 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
13 22 (2.99%) Web Designer
14 21 (2.86%) Analyst
14 21 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
15 20 (2.72%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (29.66%) React
2 168 (22.86%) Node.js
3 132 (17.96%) CSS
4 116 (15.78%) AngularJS
5 109 (14.83%) HTML
6 101 (13.74%) RESTful
7 99 (13.47%) REST
8 95 (12.93%) Web Services
9 94 (12.79%) Redux
10 89 (12.11%) RabbitMQ
11 77 (10.48%) .NET
12 55 (7.48%) Kafka
13 44 (5.99%) HTML5
14 43 (5.85%) Angular 2
14 43 (5.85%) Vue.js
15 38 (5.17%) .NET Core
15 38 (5.17%) Sass
16 37 (5.03%) Play Framework
17 36 (4.90%) Django
17 36 (4.90%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.24%) Social Media
2 89 (12.11%) User Experience
3 60 (8.16%) Podcast
4 53 (7.21%) Algorithms
5 43 (5.85%) Cloud Native
6 39 (5.31%) Virtual Team
7 35 (4.76%) Legacy Systems
8 33 (4.49%) Digital Media
9 29 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
10 24 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (2.45%) Public Cloud
12 17 (2.31%) Client/Server
12 17 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (2.31%) Photography
13 14 (1.90%) Legacy Code
14 12 (1.63%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.50%) Mobile App
16 8 (1.09%) Wiki
17 7 (0.95%) Hedge funds
18 6 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.89%) Linux
2 47 (6.39%) Unix
3 11 (1.50%) Android
3 11 (1.50%) Apple iOS
3 11 (1.50%) Windows
4 7 (0.95%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.82%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (32.52%) Software Engineering
3 212 (28.84%) Open Source
4 176 (23.95%) Mentoring
4 176 (23.95%) Microservices
5 160 (21.77%) DevOps
6 153 (20.82%) Pair Programming
7 135 (18.37%) Full Stack Development
8 128 (17.41%) Computer Science
9 109 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
9 109 (14.83%) TDD
10 108 (14.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 98 (13.33%) Coaching
12 77 (10.48%) Test Automation
13 74 (10.07%) Front End Development
14 71 (9.66%) Event-Driven
15 70 (9.52%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 70 (9.52%) Project Management
16 69 (9.39%) Scrum
17 68 (9.25%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 285 (38.78%) JavaScript
2 235 (31.97%) Python
3 165 (22.45%) Java
4 133 (18.10%) C#
5 115 (15.65%) TypeScript
6 84 (11.43%) SQL
7 73 (9.93%) Scala
8 55 (7.48%) ES6
9 52 (7.07%) C++
10 51 (6.94%) Ruby
11 44 (5.99%) R
12 43 (5.85%) Go
13 39 (5.31%) PHP
14 32 (4.35%) Kotlin
15 24 (3.27%) C
16 20 (2.72%) Groovy
17 19 (2.59%) Java 8
18 14 (1.90%) Clojure
18 14 (1.90%) F#
19 12 (1.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 180 (24.49%) Degree
2 83 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (5.03%) Numerate Degree
4 22 (2.99%) PhD
5 16 (2.18%) Master's Degree
6 12 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.54%) CISSP
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.54%) SANS
10 2 (0.27%) CCSP
10 2 (0.27%) CEH
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.27%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.14%) GIAC
11 1 (0.14%) MCSA
11 1 (0.14%) OSCE
11 1 (0.14%) OSCP
11 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.95%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.68%) GDPR
4 4 (0.54%) PMO
5 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (21.63%) Docker
2 11 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (1.50%) etcd
3 8 (1.09%) Varnish
4 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.68%) Xen
6 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 190 (25.85%) Kubernetes
2 127 (17.28%) Terraform
3 17 (2.31%) Consul
4 16 (2.18%) Ansible
5 13 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.22%) Puppet
7 8 (1.09%) Salt
8 6 (0.82%) Packer
9 5 (0.68%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.14%) CASB
11 1 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.14%) Knative
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.14%) SCCM
11 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 76 (10.34%) Adobe
2 72 (9.80%) Google
3 58 (7.89%) Oracle
4 56 (7.62%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (2.72%) PagerDuty
7 16 (2.18%) Twitter
8 15 (2.04%) IBM
9 14 (1.90%) DoubleClick
10 12 (1.63%) Facebook
10 12 (1.63%) Instagram
10 12 (1.63%) YouTube
11 10 (1.36%) SAP
11 10 (1.36%) VMware
12 9 (1.22%) HubSpot
13 7 (0.95%) New Relic
13 7 (0.95%) Pardot
14 5 (0.68%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.68%) Citrix
14 5 (0.68%) Dynatrace