Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 704 698
Rank change year-on-year -58 -6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Blog 438 487 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 324 378 554
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +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 73,894 72,704 88,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.98% 42.62% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57,674 58,692 71,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +6.52%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -46 416 £50,000 -4.76% 79
London -15 257 £61,250 +2.08% 47
UK excluding London -58 169 £39,000 -8.24% 36
South East 0 72 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Midlands -1 33 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East of England -13 25 £29,000 -40.51% 2
West Midlands +9 23 £37,500 -28.57% 5
North of England -34 20 £35,000 -1.41% 12
North West -20 15 £36,250 +3.57% 9
East Midlands -1 10 £47,500 +18.75%
South West -25 9 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland -31 6 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Yorkshire +13 5 £31,250 -13.19% 1
Wales +14 4 £40,250 -19.50%

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 155 (35.39%) Marketing
2 127 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (24.66%) Social Media
4 87 (19.86%) Open Source
5 85 (19.41%) Degree
5 85 (19.41%) JavaScript
6 84 (19.18%) Java
7 83 (18.95%) HTML
8 75 (17.12%) Digital Marketing
9 71 (16.21%) CSS
9 71 (16.21%) Analytics
10 70 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (15.53%) TDD
12 66 (15.07%) Microservices
13 65 (14.84%) DevOps
14 64 (14.61%) E-Commerce
15 61 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
16 60 (13.70%) Python
16 60 (13.70%) Twitter
17 55 (12.56%) Google
18 54 (12.33%) .NET
18 54 (12.33%) SEO
18 54 (12.33%) Scrum
18 54 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
19 53 (12.10%) SQL
20 52 (11.87%) Microsoft
21 49 (11.19%) MVC
21 49 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
22 47 (10.73%) RESTful
22 47 (10.73%) BDD

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 28 (6.39%) CMS
2 15 (3.42%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.51%) Confluence
7 10 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (2.05%) TYPO3
9 8 (1.83%) WordPress
10 7 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.37%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.14%) IIS
13 3 (0.68%) Apache
13 3 (0.68%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.68%) Kentico
13 3 (0.68%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.46%) JBoss
14 2 (0.46%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (4.79%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.68%) InDesign
6 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.91%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.90%) GitHub
4 29 (6.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (5.48%) Google Analytics
6 23 (5.25%) SaaS
7 18 (4.11%) AdWords
8 17 (3.88%) MailChimp
9 9 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.05%) IaaS
10 8 (1.83%) IBM Cloud
11 7 (1.60%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (1.37%) PaaS
12 6 (1.37%) Serverless
13 4 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
14 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (0.68%) Slack
15 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.46%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.13%) Internet
2 19 (4.34%) HTTP
3 12 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.51%) Intranet
5 8 (1.83%) DNS
5 8 (1.83%) IPsec
5 8 (1.83%) SSL
5 8 (1.83%) VPN
6 7 (1.60%) SMTP
7 6 (1.37%) Skype
8 4 (0.91%) Firewall
9 3 (0.68%) GoToMeeting
9 3 (0.68%) VLAN
10 2 (0.46%) Extranet
10 2 (0.46%) IPv4
10 2 (0.46%) IPv6
10 2 (0.46%) PBX
10 2 (0.46%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.46%) VoIP
10 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.71%) MySQL
3 24 (5.48%) Big Data
4 20 (4.57%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.05%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.83%) CockroachDB
9 7 (1.60%) Amazon Athena
9 7 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (1.60%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.14%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.14%) Power BI
12 4 (0.91%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.68%) OLAP
13 3 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (5.71%) NUnit
2 23 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.65%) JIRA
4 15 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 13 (2.97%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.05%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.83%) JUnit
7 8 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.83%) Vagrant
8 7 (1.60%) Gradle
8 7 (1.60%) IDA Disassembler
8 7 (1.60%) OllyDbg
8 7 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.60%) WinDbg
9 5 (1.14%) gulp
10 4 (0.91%) Grunt
11 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.68%) Visual Website Optimizer
12 2 (0.46%) Moq
General
1 155 (35.39%) Marketing
2 47 (10.73%) Finance
3 41 (9.36%) Retail
4 39 (8.90%) Advertising
5 29 (6.62%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.42%) Games
6 15 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.42%) Publishing
7 13 (2.97%) Legal
8 10 (2.28%) Banking
9 9 (2.05%) Brand Awareness
10 8 (1.83%) Electronics
10 8 (1.83%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.60%) Arabic Language
11 7 (1.60%) Hindi Language
11 7 (1.60%) Russian Language
11 7 (1.60%) Spanish Language
11 7 (1.60%) Welsh Language
12 5 (1.14%) Law
12 5 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (26.71%) Developer
2 30 (6.85%) Senior Developer
3 27 (6.16%) Marketing Manager
4 23 (5.25%) Java Developer
5 21 (4.79%) .NET Developer
5 21 (4.79%) Consultant
5 21 (4.79%) Software Engineer
6 19 (4.34%) Architect
7 18 (4.11%) Marketing Specialist
7 18 (4.11%) PHP Developer
8 17 (3.88%) Azure Engineer
9 16 (3.65%) Python Developer
10 14 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (3.20%) Marketing Executive
10 14 (3.20%) Software Tester
10 14 (3.20%) Tester
11 13 (2.97%) Telecoms Manager
12 12 (2.74%) Information Officer
12 12 (2.74%) Information Security Officer
12 12 (2.74%) Mobile Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (18.95%) HTML
2 71 (16.21%) CSS
3 54 (12.33%) .NET
4 47 (10.73%) RESTful
5 42 (9.59%) Node.js
6 37 (8.45%) React
7 36 (8.22%) XML
8 34 (7.76%) Web Services
9 30 (6.85%) AngularJS
10 23 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (3.42%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 14 (3.20%) .NET Framework
12 14 (3.20%) ASP.NET
13 13 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.97%) Entity Framework
13 13 (2.97%) JSON
13 13 (2.97%) Spring
13 13 (2.97%) WCF
14 12 (2.74%) REST
14 12 (2.74%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 108 (24.66%) Social Media
2 42 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (9.36%) Computer Science
4 28 (6.39%) User Experience
5 19 (4.34%) Fintech
6 17 (3.88%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (3.65%) Cloud Native
8 14 (3.20%) Private Cloud
9 10 (2.28%) Cyberattack
9 10 (2.28%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.28%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.60%) BBC
11 7 (1.60%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.60%) Podcast
12 6 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.37%) Life Science
13 5 (1.14%) Graphic Design
13 5 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.76%) Linux
2 15 (3.42%) Windows
3 11 (2.51%) Unix
4 10 (2.28%) Android
5 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.91%) Debian
7 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.68%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) VMS
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (19.86%) Open Source
3 75 (17.12%) Digital Marketing
4 71 (16.21%) Analytics
5 70 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (15.53%) TDD
7 66 (15.07%) Microservices
8 65 (14.84%) DevOps
9 64 (14.61%) E-Commerce
10 54 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
10 54 (12.33%) Scrum
10 54 (12.33%) SEO
11 49 (11.19%) MVC
12 47 (10.73%) BDD
12 47 (10.73%) Software Engineering
13 43 (9.82%) B2B
14 41 (9.36%) Copywriting
15 39 (8.90%) Test Automation
16 37 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (19.41%) JavaScript
2 84 (19.18%) Java
3 60 (13.70%) Python
4 53 (12.10%) SQL
5 43 (9.82%) C#
6 40 (9.13%) PHP
7 27 (6.16%) C++
8 19 (4.34%) Ruby
9 18 (4.11%) C
10 16 (3.65%) Go
11 15 (3.42%) Scala
12 10 (2.28%) R
13 8 (1.83%) Perl
13 8 (1.83%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.14%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.14%) VBScript
15 4 (0.91%) ES6
16 3 (0.68%) Korn
17 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (19.41%) Degree
2 25 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.88%) CISSP
4 5 (1.14%) MCP
4 5 (1.14%) MCSA
4 5 (1.14%) MCSE
4 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.91%) ISSAP
6 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) VCAP
6 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.23%) CFA
7 1 (0.23%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.23%) MBA
7 1 (0.23%) OSCP
7 1 (0.23%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.97%) QA
2 8 (1.83%) GCP
3 2 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 36 (8.22%) Docker
2 7 (1.60%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) etcd
7 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (5.94%) Kubernetes
2 19 (4.34%) Ansible
3 12 (2.74%) Terraform
4 9 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (1.37%) Puppet
7 4 (0.91%) Salt
8 3 (0.68%) Grafana
9 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.46%) Rancher
9 2 (0.46%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.23%) Kibana
10 1 (0.23%) SCOM
10 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.23%) vRealize
10 1 (0.23%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (13.70%) Twitter
2 55 (12.56%) Google
3 52 (11.87%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.34%) hybris
4 19 (4.34%) Sitecore
5 17 (3.88%) Pardot
6 16 (3.65%) Facebook
7 15 (3.42%) Marketo
7 15 (3.42%) SAP
7 15 (3.42%) Sophos
8 12 (2.74%) ATG
9 11 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.28%) Capita
10 10 (2.28%) VMware
11 8 (1.83%) Adobe
11 8 (1.83%) Apple
11 8 (1.83%) IBM
12 7 (1.60%) Informatica
12 7 (1.60%) New Relic
12 7 (1.60%) Oracle