Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 645 786 725
Rank change year-on-year +141 -61 -15
Permanent jobs citing Blog 497 441 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 370 325 369
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 59,976 69,474 67,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.60% 40.45% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45,326 54,021 54,419
UK median annual salary £53,400 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,594 £85,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 +124 466 £57,500 +15.00% 20
London +135 316 £62,500 +2.04% 9
UK excluding London +67 164 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West +66 43 £32,500 -18.75% 1
North of England +43 31 £46,250 +32.14% 5
East of England +92 30 £55,000 +89.66% 1
North West +51 28 £45,000 +24.14% 5
South East -12 27 £47,500 - 4
Scotland +21 18 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Midlands +4 12 £25,000 -41.18%
East Midlands +29 10 £26,000 -45.26%
Wales +14 2 £35,000 -13.04%
Yorkshire +7 2 £57,275 +83.28%
West Midlands +4 2 £25,000 -33.33%
North East - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 208 (41.85%) Marketing
2 203 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (28.57%) Finance
4 138 (27.77%) JavaScript
5 116 (23.34%) Software Engineering
6 113 (22.74%) Degree
6 113 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
7 105 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 102 (20.52%) HTML
8 102 (20.52%) CSS
9 101 (20.32%) Social Media
10 97 (19.52%) C#
11 96 (19.32%) Docker
12 93 (18.71%) Digital Marketing
13 90 (18.11%) Java
14 89 (17.91%) DevOps
15 85 (17.10%) Google
16 81 (16.30%) .NET
17 78 (15.69%) SQL
17 78 (15.69%) Microservices
18 77 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
19 76 (15.29%) Python
20 70 (14.08%) AngularJS
21 64 (12.88%) Computer Science
21 64 (12.88%) User Experience
22 63 (12.68%) Scrum
23 62 (12.47%) SAP
23 62 (12.47%) React
24 61 (12.27%) Telecoms
25 56 (11.27%) SEO

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 17 (3.42%) Confluence
1 17 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.22%) Jupyter
3 14 (2.82%) CMS
3 14 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.82%) WordPress
4 13 (2.62%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.62%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.80%) JBoss
8 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.40%) Apache
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (6.44%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.63%) Sketch
3 20 (4.02%) InVision
4 17 (3.42%) Marvel
5 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (1.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (1.81%) Figma
8 8 (1.61%) Flinto
8 8 (1.61%) Pixate
9 6 (1.21%) Fireworks
9 6 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (1.01%) InDesign
11 3 (0.60%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.60%) Mathcad
11 3 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Shopify
2 3 (0.60%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 113 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 55 (11.07%) SaaS
5 46 (9.26%) GitHub
6 34 (6.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (4.83%) PaaS
8 17 (3.42%) Serverless
9 16 (3.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 16 (3.22%) Office 365
10 14 (2.82%) MailChimp
10 14 (2.82%) Slack
11 13 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
12 12 (2.41%) OpenShift
13 10 (2.01%) Google Analytics
14 8 (1.61%) IaaS
15 6 (1.21%) G Suite
15 6 (1.21%) Trello
16 5 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.82%) Firewall
2 11 (2.21%) HTTP
2 11 (2.21%) VPN
3 5 (1.01%) Intranet
4 3 (0.60%) Internet
4 3 (0.60%) Modbus
4 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) 2G
6 1 (0.20%) 3G
6 1 (0.20%) 4G
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.20%) LTE
6 1 (0.20%) MPLS
6 1 (0.20%) SMTP
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) WAN
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.64%) NoSQL
2 27 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.03%) Couchbase
4 24 (4.83%) MySQL
5 22 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.02%) Blockchain
8 13 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.01%) Big Data
11 6 (1.21%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.21%) Redis
12 5 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.01%) SAP BW
12 5 (1.01%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.26%) JIRA
3 33 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.03%) TeamCity
5 22 (4.43%) JUnit
6 17 (3.42%) Gatling
7 14 (2.82%) Grunt
8 13 (2.62%) Fiddler
8 13 (2.62%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (1.81%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.61%) Axure RP
11 8 (1.61%) Selenium
12 7 (1.41%) Vagrant
13 6 (1.21%) Balsamiq
13 6 (1.21%) git-flow
13 6 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.01%) gulp
14 5 (1.01%) Mockito
14 5 (1.01%) RSpec
General
1 208 (41.85%) Marketing
2 142 (28.57%) Finance
3 61 (12.27%) Telecoms
4 55 (11.07%) Electronics
5 54 (10.87%) Manufacturing
6 52 (10.46%) Retail
7 42 (8.45%) Banking
8 28 (5.63%) Legal
9 19 (3.82%) Advertising
10 18 (3.62%) Brand Awareness
11 16 (3.22%) Front Office
12 13 (2.62%) Law
13 8 (1.61%) Games
14 6 (1.21%) German Language
14 6 (1.21%) Retail Banking
15 5 (1.01%) French Language
15 5 (1.01%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.80%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.60%) Publishing
18 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 146 (29.38%) Developer
2 65 (13.08%) Architect
3 37 (7.44%) Software Engineer
4 36 (7.24%) .NET Developer
5 30 (6.04%) Consultant
5 30 (6.04%) Technical Writer
6 27 (5.43%) Author
6 27 (5.43%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.43%) Technical Author
7 26 (5.23%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.83%) Marketing Executive
9 23 (4.63%) Cloud Architect
10 22 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.23%) Designer
11 21 (4.23%) Lead Architect
12 20 (4.02%) Lead Developer
13 19 (3.82%) Java Developer
14 15 (3.02%) Full Stack Developer
14 15 (3.02%) Marketing Manager
15 14 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (20.52%) CSS
1 102 (20.52%) HTML
2 81 (16.30%) .NET
3 70 (14.08%) AngularJS
4 62 (12.47%) React
5 51 (10.26%) Node.js
6 49 (9.86%) Web Services
7 46 (9.26%) HTML5
8 44 (8.85%) CSS3
9 39 (7.85%) RESTful
10 38 (7.65%) Spring
11 34 (6.84%) REST
11 34 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 33 (6.64%) ASP.NET
13 29 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (5.84%) Spring Boot
14 23 (4.63%) .NET Framework
14 23 (4.63%) Ember.js
15 21 (4.23%) jQuery
16 20 (4.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 101 (20.32%) Social Media
2 64 (12.88%) User Experience
3 48 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (8.25%) Cloud Native
5 39 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
6 32 (6.44%) Public Cloud
7 30 (6.04%) Hybrid Cloud
8 29 (5.84%) e-Learning
8 29 (5.84%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (4.63%) Fintech
10 20 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (3.82%) Mobile App
12 16 (3.22%) Derivative
12 16 (3.22%) Fixed Income
12 16 (3.22%) Hedge funds
13 13 (2.62%) Algorithms
14 10 (2.01%) Podcast
15 9 (1.81%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 8 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.24%) Linux
2 20 (4.02%) Windows
3 14 (2.82%) Android
3 14 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.40%) Unix
4 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (23.34%) Software Engineering
3 93 (18.71%) Digital Marketing
4 89 (17.91%) DevOps
5 78 (15.69%) Microservices
6 64 (12.88%) Computer Science
7 63 (12.68%) Scrum
8 56 (11.27%) SEO
9 55 (11.07%) Mentoring
10 53 (10.66%) Open Source
11 51 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (10.06%) Programme Management
12 50 (10.06%) Thought Leadership
13 48 (9.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 48 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (9.66%) Test Automation
14 47 (9.46%) B2B
14 47 (9.46%) TDD
15 45 (9.05%) Analytics
16 40 (8.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 138 (27.77%) JavaScript
2 97 (19.52%) C#
3 90 (18.11%) Java
4 78 (15.69%) SQL
5 76 (15.29%) Python
6 35 (7.04%) C++
7 25 (5.03%) PHP
8 24 (4.83%) R
8 24 (4.83%) T-SQL
9 22 (4.43%) Java 8
10 20 (4.02%) Ruby
11 17 (3.42%) Scala
12 15 (3.02%) Go
13 14 (2.82%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.01%) Clojure
16 5 (1.01%) ES6
17 4 (0.80%) C
18 3 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 113 (22.74%) Degree
2 43 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.43%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.81%) CISM
4 9 (1.81%) CISSP
5 7 (1.41%) CIPD
5 7 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.21%) CISA
6 6 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.01%) PhD
8 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.80%) CCNP
8 4 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.80%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.60%) CCNA
9 3 (0.60%) CEH
9 3 (0.60%) MCSE
9 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.60%) SANS
10 2 (0.40%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.22%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) GDPR
2 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) GAMP
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 96 (19.32%) Docker
2 9 (1.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.41%) etcd
5 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.20%) Varnish
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (10.26%) Kubernetes
2 30 (6.04%) Terraform
3 27 (5.43%) Ansible
4 24 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (4.83%) Puppet
5 12 (2.41%) Salt
6 8 (1.61%) Nagios
7 7 (1.41%) Consul
8 3 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) Kibana
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.20%) Packer
9 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 85 (17.10%) Google
2 62 (12.47%) SAP
3 49 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 48 (9.66%) Adobe
5 27 (5.43%) Twitter
6 19 (3.82%) Facebook
7 16 (3.22%) Rackspace
8 13 (2.62%) IBM
8 13 (2.62%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.41%) Instagram
10 11 (2.21%) YouTube
11 10 (2.01%) Oracle
12 7 (1.41%) WorldPay
13 6 (1.21%) Xamarin
14 5 (1.01%) Tableau
15 4 (0.80%) Blue Prism
15 4 (0.80%) Cisco
15 4 (0.80%) Pardot
16 3 (0.60%) AppDynamics
16 3 (0.60%) Marketo