Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 682 687
Rank change year-on-year -93 +5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Blog 439 541 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.76% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 312 456 562
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £84,750 £72,500 £89,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +19.40%

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 73,379 71,366 89,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.64% 40.66% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,836 58,307 71,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 -69 422 £48,000 -4.00% 130
London +2 236 £56,250 -6.25% 65
UK excluding London -92 194 £35,000 -17.65% 72
South East -69 75 £40,000 -11.11% 18
East of England +19 44 £39,000 +20.00% 5
Midlands +7 35 £35,000 -39.13% 12
North of England -28 26 £30,000 -16.67% 23
West Midlands -2 25 £35,000 -41.67% 9
North West -32 15 £35,000 -6.67% 13
Yorkshire +17 11 £30,000 -16.67% 7
East Midlands +1 10 £26,500 -33.75% 3
Wales +6 5 £38,000 -27.89% 2
South West -7 5 £42,500 +18.06% 7
Scotland -47 4 £31,250 +4.17% 5

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 177 (40.32%) Marketing
2 119 (27.11%) Social Media
3 105 (23.92%) JavaScript
4 104 (23.69%) HTML
4 104 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (21.87%) CSS
6 91 (20.73%) Open Source
7 88 (20.05%) Digital Marketing
8 85 (19.36%) Degree
9 70 (15.95%) E-Commerce
9 70 (15.95%) SEO
10 66 (15.03%) Java
11 61 (13.90%) Python
12 60 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
12 60 (13.67%) User Experience
13 59 (13.44%) Internet
14 56 (12.76%) Microservices
15 55 (12.53%) .NET
16 52 (11.85%) Google
16 52 (11.85%) DevOps
16 52 (11.85%) GitHub
17 51 (11.62%) RESTful
18 50 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (11.39%) C#
18 50 (11.39%) Analytics
19 49 (11.16%) Twitter
20 48 (10.93%) Linux
21 46 (10.48%) B2B
22 45 (10.25%) Retail
22 45 (10.25%) Pay per click

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 18 (4.10%) CMS
2 12 (2.73%) Apache
3 9 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.59%) nginx
4 7 (1.59%) WordPress
5 6 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (1.37%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.91%) JBoss
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.91%) TYPO3
8 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.46%) Tornado
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (5.69%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.01%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.68%) InDesign
8 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.23%) HipChat
8 1 (0.23%) Houdini
8 1 (0.23%) Maya
8 1 (0.23%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Magento
2 3 (0.68%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Sprinklr
4 1 (0.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (11.85%) GitHub
3 32 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (5.47%) Google Analytics
5 20 (4.56%) MailChimp
6 17 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (3.64%) AdWords
8 14 (3.19%) SaaS
9 10 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.91%) npm
12 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.46%) Google Play
13 2 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.46%) IaaS
14 1 (0.23%) Office 365
14 1 (0.23%) PaaS
14 1 (0.23%) Silverpop
14 1 (0.23%) Trello
14 1 (0.23%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 59 (13.44%) Internet
2 28 (6.38%) HTTP
3 15 (3.42%) VPN
4 13 (2.96%) DNS
5 12 (2.73%) Firewall
5 12 (2.73%) SMTP
6 11 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.05%) IPsec
7 9 (2.05%) SSL
8 6 (1.37%) Intranet
9 3 (0.68%) IPv4
9 3 (0.68%) IPv6
9 3 (0.68%) PBX
9 3 (0.68%) SAN
9 3 (0.68%) Skype
9 3 (0.68%) SMS
9 3 (0.68%) VLAN
9 3 (0.68%) VoIP
10 2 (0.46%) Network Security
10 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.29%) Big Data
1 32 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.92%) MySQL
3 18 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.96%) CockroachDB
7 10 (2.28%) Geospatial Data
7 10 (2.28%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.37%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.68%) OLAP
10 3 (0.68%) OLTP
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.68%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.68%) Text Mining
11 2 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (5.47%) NUnit
2 18 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.87%) Bitbucket
4 12 (2.73%) IDA Disassembler
4 12 (2.73%) OllyDbg
4 12 (2.73%) WinDbg
5 10 (2.28%) SpecFlow
5 10 (2.28%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.59%) Vagrant
7 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.37%) JIRA
7 6 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.91%) Maven
9 3 (0.68%) Ant
9 3 (0.68%) FishEye
9 3 (0.68%) Hudson
9 3 (0.68%) Subversion
10 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.46%) JUnit
10 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 177 (40.32%) Marketing
2 45 (10.25%) Retail
3 43 (9.79%) Finance
4 40 (9.11%) Advertising
5 27 (6.15%) Publishing
6 24 (5.47%) Telecoms
7 20 (4.56%) Legal
8 10 (2.28%) Games
9 9 (2.05%) Electronics
10 8 (1.82%) Banking
11 7 (1.59%) Automotive
11 7 (1.59%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.91%) Brand Awareness
12 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.68%) Back Office
14 2 (0.46%) Front Office
14 2 (0.46%) Law
14 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (30.07%) Developer
2 39 (8.88%) Marketing Executive
3 29 (6.61%) Marketing Manager
4 26 (5.92%) Senior Developer
5 22 (5.01%) .NET Developer
5 22 (5.01%) Consultant
6 19 (4.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (4.10%) Security Researcher
8 15 (3.42%) Campaign Manager
9 14 (3.19%) Designer
9 14 (3.19%) Java Developer
9 14 (3.19%) Junior
9 14 (3.19%) Mobile Marketing Manager
9 14 (3.19%) Python Developer
9 14 (3.19%) Telecoms Manager
10 13 (2.96%) Marketing Campaign Manager
11 12 (2.73%) Analyst
11 12 (2.73%) Junior Developer
11 12 (2.73%) Marketing Specialist
11 12 (2.73%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (23.69%) HTML
2 96 (21.87%) CSS
3 55 (12.53%) .NET
4 51 (11.62%) RESTful
5 37 (8.43%) React
6 32 (7.29%) Node.js
7 31 (7.06%) HTML5
8 27 (6.15%) CSS3
9 24 (5.47%) Web Services
10 20 (4.56%) XML
11 19 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (4.33%) React Native
12 18 (4.10%) jQuery
13 17 (3.87%) ASP.NET
13 17 (3.87%) REST
14 16 (3.64%) AngularJS
14 16 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (3.64%) Redux
15 14 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
16 13 (2.96%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (27.11%) Social Media
2 60 (13.67%) User Experience
3 35 (7.97%) Computer Science
4 33 (7.52%) Mobile App
5 31 (7.06%) Algorithms
6 30 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (4.10%) Cyberattack
8 17 (3.87%) Fintech
9 14 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.05%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.82%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.82%) Tandem
12 6 (1.37%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.37%) Life Science
12 6 (1.37%) Podcast
13 5 (1.14%) Graphic Design
13 5 (1.14%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.93%) Linux
2 16 (3.64%) Windows
3 10 (2.28%) Unix
4 7 (1.59%) Android
5 6 (1.37%) Debian
5 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.68%) CentOS
7 3 (0.68%) VMS
7 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.73%) Open Source
3 88 (20.05%) Digital Marketing
4 70 (15.95%) E-Commerce
4 70 (15.95%) SEO
5 56 (12.76%) Microservices
6 52 (11.85%) DevOps
7 50 (11.39%) Analytics
7 50 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (10.48%) B2B
9 45 (10.25%) Pay per click
10 43 (9.79%) Web Development
11 42 (9.57%) TDD
12 41 (9.34%) MVC
13 35 (7.97%) Penetration Testing
13 35 (7.97%) Scrum
14 32 (7.29%) Front End Development
15 31 (7.06%) BDD
15 31 (7.06%) Copywriting
15 31 (7.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (23.92%) JavaScript
2 66 (15.03%) Java
3 61 (13.90%) Python
4 50 (11.39%) C#
5 44 (10.02%) SQL
6 37 (8.43%) PHP
7 31 (7.06%) C++
8 30 (6.83%) C
9 25 (5.69%) Ruby
10 18 (4.10%) Go
11 17 (3.87%) Perl
12 13 (2.96%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.73%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.05%) Scala
15 7 (1.59%) Kotlin
16 4 (0.91%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.91%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.91%) R
17 3 (0.68%) Korn
17 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (19.36%) Degree
2 14 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.96%) Master's Degree
4 11 (2.51%) CISSP
5 3 (0.68%) CHECK Team Leader
5 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) MBA
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.23%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.23%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.23%) GCP
2 1 (0.23%) GDPR
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 27 (6.15%) Docker
2 4 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.23%) etcd
4 1 (0.23%) HDFS
4 1 (0.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (5.47%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.28%) Puppet
3 6 (1.37%) Ansible
4 5 (1.14%) Cobbler
4 5 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.91%) Salt
6 2 (0.46%) Rancher
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 52 (11.85%) Google
2 49 (11.16%) Twitter
3 44 (10.02%) Microsoft
4 27 (6.15%) Sophos
5 19 (4.33%) Facebook
6 17 (3.87%) Oracle
7 15 (3.42%) Marketo
7 15 (3.42%) Pardot
8 14 (3.19%) Adobe
9 12 (2.73%) SAP
10 9 (2.05%) hybris
10 9 (2.05%) New Relic
11 7 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.37%) AlienVault
12 6 (1.37%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.37%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.37%) VMware
13 5 (1.14%) IBM
13 5 (1.14%) Intel
13 5 (1.14%) NVIDIA