Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 557 677 767
Rank change year-on-year +120 +90 -51
Permanent jobs citing Blog 303 481 479
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.84% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 189 399 347
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,775 £26,650
90th Percentile £172,500 £95,000 £85,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -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 30,847 57,510 69,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.09% 39.17% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23,854 43,184 53,359
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 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 +125 280 £62,500 +4.17% 22
London +61 192 £110,000 +76.00% 13
UK excluding London +177 91 £47,500 +5.56% 11
North of England +152 43 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North West +112 40 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East +128 17 £46,250 -22.92% 2
Work from Home +24 16 £47,500 -25.49% 7
East of England +96 12 £50,000 -14.89%
Midlands +103 8 £24,500 -2.00% 2
South West +87 7 £52,500 +50.00%
West Midlands +85 4 £22,800 -8.80%
Scotland +78 4 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East Midlands +57 4 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Yorkshire +117 3 £18,000 -68.57% 1

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 144 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (43.56%) AWS
3 129 (42.57%) Azure
4 115 (37.95%) JavaScript
5 112 (36.96%) Python
6 109 (35.97%) Open Source
6 109 (35.97%) GCP
7 100 (33.00%) SQL
8 98 (32.34%) Docker
9 86 (28.38%) Analytics
10 85 (28.05%) Java
10 85 (28.05%) Finance
11 83 (27.39%) Kubernetes
12 76 (25.08%) NoSQL
12 76 (25.08%) Node.js
12 76 (25.08%) Marketing
13 75 (24.75%) Software Engineering
14 71 (23.43%) Web Services
15 69 (22.77%) Hedge funds
16 67 (22.11%) React
17 66 (21.78%) Microservices
17 66 (21.78%) AngularJS
18 61 (20.13%) Public Cloud
19 60 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
20 59 (19.47%) Greenfield Project
21 58 (19.14%) Data Analytics
21 58 (19.14%) .NET
22 57 (18.81%) Front Office
22 57 (18.81%) Asset Management
22 57 (18.81%) Scrum

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 42 (13.86%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (2.97%) CMS
4 7 (2.31%) Apache
5 6 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.65%) Headless CMS
7 3 (0.99%) Drupal
8 2 (0.66%) Confluence
8 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.66%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.99%) Figma
3 3 (0.99%) InVision
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.99%) Sketch
4 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 132 (43.56%) AWS
2 129 (42.57%) Azure
3 109 (35.97%) GCP
4 49 (16.17%) OpenShift
5 25 (8.25%) Amazon EMR
6 23 (7.59%) IBM Cloud
7 21 (6.93%) SaaS
8 16 (5.28%) Office 365
8 16 (5.28%) Serverless
9 15 (4.95%) GitHub
10 12 (3.96%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (3.96%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (3.63%) PaaS
12 8 (2.64%) IaaS
13 5 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (1.65%) Azure Functions
13 5 (1.65%) Dropbox
13 5 (1.65%) Firebase
13 5 (1.65%) Power Platform
13 5 (1.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.96%) Internet
2 9 (2.97%) Network Security
3 5 (1.65%) Firewall
4 4 (1.32%) WAN
5 3 (0.99%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.66%) Broadband
6 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.33%) DMZ
7 1 (0.33%) Intranet
7 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.08%) NoSQL
2 38 (12.54%) Amazon Redshift
3 33 (10.89%) Hadoop
4 29 (9.57%) Neo4j
5 24 (7.92%) Amazon Athena
6 19 (6.27%) Big Data
7 12 (3.96%) MySQL
8 10 (3.30%) Electronic Patient Records
8 10 (3.30%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.98%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.65%) Jackrabbit
11 5 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.65%) Power BI
12 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.99%) Looker
12 3 (0.99%) Lumira
12 3 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 45 (14.85%) Artifactory
2 29 (9.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 29 (9.57%) Vagrant
3 28 (9.24%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.98%) Android Studio
5 6 (1.98%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.98%) Gradle
6 4 (1.32%) JIRA
7 3 (0.99%) Subversion
8 2 (0.66%) GitLab
8 2 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.66%) Mockito
8 2 (0.66%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.33%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.33%) JMeter
9 1 (0.33%) Protractor
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (28.05%) Finance
2 76 (25.08%) Marketing
3 57 (18.81%) Front Office
4 56 (18.48%) Retail
5 45 (14.85%) Manufacturing
6 26 (8.58%) Banking
7 21 (6.93%) Games
8 17 (5.61%) Public Sector
9 13 (4.29%) Investment Banking
10 11 (3.63%) Automotive
11 9 (2.97%) Publishing
12 7 (2.31%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (1.65%) German Language
14 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.99%) Advertising
15 3 (0.99%) Billing
15 3 (0.99%) Electronics
16 1 (0.33%) French Language
16 1 (0.33%) Law
16 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (23.76%) Developer
2 57 (18.81%) Architect
3 31 (10.23%) Lead Architect
4 29 (9.57%) Consultant
5 24 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (6.27%) Head of Engineering
6 19 (6.27%) Head of Finance
6 19 (6.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.61%) Marketing Manager
9 15 (4.95%) Content Manager
9 15 (4.95%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.29%) Data Engineer
11 12 (3.96%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 12 (3.96%) Front Office Developer
11 12 (3.96%) PHP Developer
11 12 (3.96%) Security Consultant
11 12 (3.96%) Technical Manager
11 12 (3.96%) Technical Marketing Manager
12 11 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (25.08%) Node.js
2 71 (23.43%) Web Services
3 67 (22.11%) React
4 66 (21.78%) AngularJS
5 58 (19.14%) .NET
6 45 (14.85%) HTML
7 42 (13.86%) CSS
8 29 (9.57%) TensorFlow
9 28 (9.24%) Spark Streaming
10 21 (6.93%) REST
11 14 (4.62%) XML
12 12 (3.96%) Redux
12 12 (3.96%) Swagger
13 11 (3.63%) .NET Core
14 10 (3.30%) Ajax
14 10 (3.30%) GraphQL
15 8 (2.64%) ASP.NET
16 7 (2.31%) CSS3
16 7 (2.31%) HTML5
16 7 (2.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 69 (22.77%) Hedge funds
2 61 (20.13%) Public Cloud
3 59 (19.47%) Greenfield Project
4 57 (18.81%) Derivative
4 57 (18.81%) Fixed Income
5 55 (18.15%) Equities
6 43 (14.19%) Equity Derivative
7 37 (12.21%) Social Media
8 26 (8.58%) Acoustics
9 20 (6.60%) User Experience
10 18 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (5.28%) Cloud Native
12 15 (4.95%) Mobile App
13 14 (4.62%) Algorithms
14 13 (4.29%) Data Structures
15 12 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (3.96%) Private Cloud
16 8 (2.64%) NHS
17 5 (1.65%) Digital Media
17 5 (1.65%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.23%) Linux
2 19 (6.27%) Windows
3 17 (5.61%) Android
3 17 (5.61%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.97%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.66%) Debian
7 2 (0.66%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (35.97%) Open Source
3 86 (28.38%) Analytics
4 75 (24.75%) Software Engineering
5 66 (21.78%) Microservices
6 60 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (19.14%) Data Analytics
8 57 (18.81%) Asset Management
8 57 (18.81%) Portfolio Management
8 57 (18.81%) Scrum
9 56 (18.48%) Decision-Making
10 55 (18.15%) Investment Management
11 54 (17.82%) Migration
12 51 (16.83%) Artificial Intelligence
13 43 (14.19%) Wealth Management
14 32 (10.56%) DevOps
15 30 (9.90%) Machine Learning
16 29 (9.57%) E-Commerce
16 29 (9.57%) Unit Testing
17 28 (9.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.95%) JavaScript
2 112 (36.96%) Python
3 100 (33.00%) SQL
4 85 (28.05%) Java
5 50 (16.50%) C++
6 45 (14.85%) R
7 23 (7.59%) Kotlin
8 18 (5.94%) PHP
9 17 (5.61%) C#
10 13 (4.29%) Ruby
11 12 (3.96%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.30%) ES6
13 9 (2.97%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.64%) C
15 7 (2.31%) Java 8
15 7 (2.31%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.98%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.98%) Perl
16 6 (1.98%) Scala
17 5 (1.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 37 (12.21%) Degree
2 5 (1.65%) SANS
2 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) MBA
4 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.66%) OSCP
6 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CISM
6 1 (0.33%) CISSP
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.33%) RHCE
6 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.96%) Cyber Essentials
1 12 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (3.96%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.98%) QA
3 5 (1.65%) AICPA
3 5 (1.65%) COBIT
3 5 (1.65%) NIST
4 3 (0.99%) NCSC
System Software
1 98 (32.34%) Docker
2 27 (8.91%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 83 (27.39%) Kubernetes
2 41 (13.53%) Terraform
3 30 (9.90%) Ansible
4 28 (9.24%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.98%) SCCM
7 2 (0.66%) Nmap
8 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) yum
Vendors
1 55 (18.15%) Google
2 32 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.24%) Cloudera
3 28 (9.24%) Hortonworks
4 23 (7.59%) IBM
5 14 (4.62%) Adobe
5 14 (4.62%) Informatica
5 14 (4.62%) Talend
6 11 (3.63%) VMware
7 9 (2.97%) Cisco
8 8 (2.64%) SAP
9 6 (1.98%) Cognizant
10 5 (1.65%) CrowdStrike
10 5 (1.65%) Databricks
11 4 (1.32%) Ariba
11 4 (1.32%) Aruba
11 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.32%) Dataiku
11 4 (1.32%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.32%) HP