Period
to 30 September 2020

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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 468 680 766
Rank change year-on-year +212 +86 -13
Permanent jobs citing Blog 210 440 427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.81% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 171 341 310
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £142,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 18,733 54,154 64,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.87% 38.86% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14,903 40,676 49,676
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,314 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.36% - +5.88%

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 30 September 2020.

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 30 September 2020. 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 +201 187 £70,000 +27.27% 70
London +165 115 £83,750 +39.58% 21
UK excluding London +226 77 £42,500 -5.56% 58
South East +200 20 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Work from Home +34 18 £80,000 +39.13% 2
North of England +154 16 £65,000 +30.00% 22
East of England +133 13 £21,500 -60.91% 6
Midlands +130 12 £40,000 +60.00% 5
North West +95 12 £65,000 +30.00% 11
South West +115 11 £35,000 - 8
East Midlands +94 7 £40,000 +45.45% 3
West Midlands +103 5 £21,600 -13.60% 2
Scotland +88 5 £42,500 -15.00% 8
North East +28 3 - - 5
Yorkshire +130 1 £18,000 -66.01% 6

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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.

1 101 (48.10%) JavaScript
2 96 (45.71%) Finance
3 93 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (42.86%) Open Source
5 87 (41.43%) Python
6 80 (38.10%) Marketing
7 78 (37.14%) Azure
8 74 (35.24%) AWS
9 68 (32.38%) React
10 65 (30.95%) Node.js
11 64 (30.48%) Software Engineering
12 61 (29.05%) Web Services
12 61 (29.05%) AngularJS
13 60 (28.57%) GCP
14 52 (24.76%) Analytics
14 52 (24.76%) Docker
14 52 (24.76%) Java
15 47 (22.38%) Hedge funds
16 45 (21.43%) Asset Management
17 44 (20.95%) Microservices
18 42 (20.00%) Kubernetes
18 42 (20.00%) SQL
19 39 (18.57%) .NET
19 39 (18.57%) Manufacturing
19 39 (18.57%) REST
20 37 (17.62%) Social Media
20 37 (17.62%) NoSQL
21 35 (16.67%) Front Office
21 35 (16.67%) Derivative
21 35 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

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 13 (6.19%) Confluence
2 12 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.29%) Apache
3 9 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.81%) Headless CMS
5 7 (3.33%) CMS
6 6 (2.86%) SAS
7 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.90%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.90%) JBoss
8 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.95%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.48%) MadCap Flare
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 78 (37.14%) Azure
2 74 (35.24%) AWS
3 60 (28.57%) GCP
4 29 (13.81%) SaaS
5 27 (12.86%) GitHub
6 20 (9.52%) Serverless
7 19 (9.05%) Office 365
8 18 (8.57%) OpenShift
9 8 (3.81%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.81%) Azure Functions
9 8 (3.81%) Firebase
10 6 (2.86%) Google Analytics
11 4 (1.90%) PaaS
12 3 (1.43%) AdWords
12 3 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (1.43%) Asana
12 3 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (1.43%) NuGet
12 3 (1.43%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.43%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) Internet
2 3 (1.43%) Network Security
3 2 (0.95%) Firewall
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
4 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.62%) NoSQL
2 11 (5.24%) MongoDB
2 11 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (1.90%) Big Data
4 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.43%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.43%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.95%) Looker
6 2 (0.95%) MySQL
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.95%) Power BI
7 1 (0.48%) KDB
7 1 (0.48%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 24 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.48%) Artifactory
3 13 (6.19%) JIRA
3 13 (6.19%) JUnit
3 13 (6.19%) Mockito
4 11 (5.24%) Vagrant
5 7 (3.33%) Subversion
5 7 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Archiva
7 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.90%) GitLab
7 4 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.43%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.43%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (45.71%) Finance
2 80 (38.10%) Marketing
3 39 (18.57%) Manufacturing
4 35 (16.67%) Front Office
5 25 (11.90%) Public Sector
6 24 (11.43%) Telecoms
7 20 (9.52%) Electronics
8 18 (8.57%) Banking
9 17 (8.10%) Investment Banking
10 10 (4.76%) Retail
11 9 (4.29%) Brand Awareness
11 9 (4.29%) Games
12 6 (2.86%) Legal
13 4 (1.90%) Advertising
13 4 (1.90%) Automotive
14 3 (1.43%) Publishing
15 2 (0.95%) German Language
15 2 (0.95%) Law
15 2 (0.95%) Police
16 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 89 (42.38%) Developer
2 35 (16.67%) Consultant
3 24 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (8.57%) Architect
5 17 (8.10%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 15 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
6 15 (7.14%) React Developer
6 15 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 14 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
8 13 (6.19%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 10 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
9 10 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 10 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.29%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.81%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.81%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (32.38%) React
2 65 (30.95%) Node.js
3 61 (29.05%) AngularJS
3 61 (29.05%) Web Services
4 39 (18.57%) .NET
4 39 (18.57%) REST
5 29 (13.81%) HTML
6 25 (11.90%) CSS
7 20 (9.52%) Spring
8 18 (8.57%) React Native
8 18 (8.57%) RESTful
9 13 (6.19%) Apache Camel
9 13 (6.19%) HTML5
9 13 (6.19%) JAX-RS
9 13 (6.19%) JMS
9 13 (6.19%) Spring Integration
10 10 (4.76%) JSON
10 10 (4.76%) Sass
10 10 (4.76%) XML
11 9 (4.29%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.38%) Hedge funds
2 37 (17.62%) Social Media
3 35 (16.67%) Derivative
4 34 (16.19%) Equities
4 34 (16.19%) Fixed Income
5 30 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (8.57%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (8.57%) Public Cloud
7 16 (7.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (6.67%) Algorithms
10 12 (5.71%) User Experience
11 9 (4.29%) Data Structures
12 8 (3.81%) Cloud Native
12 8 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (3.81%) Mobile App
13 5 (2.38%) Driving Licence
14 4 (1.90%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
15 3 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.86%) Linux
2 17 (8.10%) Windows
3 12 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 10 (4.76%) Android
5 9 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.29%) VMS
6 3 (1.43%) Debian
6 3 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (42.86%) Open Source
3 64 (30.48%) Software Engineering
4 52 (24.76%) Analytics
5 45 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 44 (20.95%) Microservices
7 35 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 32 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (15.24%) Investment Management
9 29 (13.81%) Decision-Making
10 26 (12.38%) Data Analytics
11 24 (11.43%) Test Automation
12 23 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (10.48%) Artificial Intelligence
13 22 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (10.48%) Scrum
14 21 (10.00%) Machine Learning
15 20 (9.52%) Business Development
15 20 (9.52%) Programme Management
15 20 (9.52%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 101 (48.10%) JavaScript
2 87 (41.43%) Python
3 52 (24.76%) Java
4 42 (20.00%) SQL
5 31 (14.76%) C++
6 24 (11.43%) R
7 13 (6.19%) C
7 13 (6.19%) Java 8
8 12 (5.71%) C#
9 10 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.29%) PHP
11 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.90%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.43%) ES6
13 3 (1.43%) Ruby
13 3 (1.43%) Scala
13 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.48%) Elm
Qualifications
1 18 (8.57%) Degree
2 10 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.38%) PhD
4 3 (1.43%) SANS
5 2 (0.95%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.95%) MCSA
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CISM
6 1 (0.48%) CISSP
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.48%) CRISC
6 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.43%) AICPA
4 3 (1.43%) COBIT
4 3 (1.43%) NCSC
4 3 (1.43%) NIST
4 3 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 52 (24.76%) Docker
2 12 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 42 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (5.24%) Terraform
3 6 (2.86%) Ansible
4 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 30 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.00%) Google
2 21 (10.00%) SAP
3 8 (3.81%) Databricks
4 7 (3.33%) Ariba
4 7 (3.33%) Sophos
4 7 (3.33%) VMware
5 6 (2.86%) IBM
6 5 (2.38%) Facebook
7 4 (1.90%) HubSpot
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle
8 3 (1.43%) Adobe
8 3 (1.43%) Cisco
8 3 (1.43%) Instagram
8 3 (1.43%) NVIDIA
9 2 (0.95%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.95%) Netskope
9 2 (0.95%) Okta
9 2 (0.95%) Twitter
9 2 (0.95%) YouTube