Blogs
UK

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 cited Blog over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 544 622 325
Rank change year-on-year +78 -297 +110
Permanent jobs citing Blog 375 280 2,177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.33% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.80% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 191 132 361
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,856 £31,250
25th Percentile £32,125 £49,150 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,918 £65,600 £61,040
Median % change year-on-year -40.67% +7.47% +10.98%
75th Percentile £55,322 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £65,000 £61,040
% change year-on-year -46.15% +6.49% +35.64%

All Generic Skills
UK

Blog falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,476 34,864 87,202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 33.48% 41.33% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20,923 21,342 36,477
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,377 £34,500
25th Percentile £39,885 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £64,029 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.10% +2.45% +4.17%
75th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 July 2024.

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 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +102 319 £37,500 -48.81% 47
UK excluding London +91 202 £35,000 -46.15% 40
Work from Home +153 160 £38,500 -46.53% 28
London +66 129 £38,918 -48.11% 12
North of England +94 103 £34,531 -42.45% 9
North West +84 102 £35,000 - 4
South East +23 39 £36,750 -51.00% 13
East of England -26 23 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Midlands -23 16 £28,000 - 11
East Midlands - 10 £22,000 - 4
South West -14 9 £26,000 -56.67% 4
West Midlands -9 6 £42,752 - 7
Wales +30 5 £42,000 -35.38% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £42,000 -
Scotland - 3 £45,000 -
North East -32 1 £34,063 -47.60%

Blog
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.13%) CMS
2 20 (5.33%) WordPress
3 12 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.60%) Apache
4 6 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Exchange
5 4 (1.07%) Drupal
6 3 (0.80%) Confluence
6 3 (0.80%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (4.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (2.93%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.60%) Chatbot
7 5 (1.33%) InDesign
7 5 (1.33%) SPSS
8 4 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (1.07%) Stata
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 133 (35.47%) AWS
2 63 (16.80%) Amazon Kinesis
3 41 (10.93%) GCP
4 24 (6.40%) Amazon EKS
5 19 (5.07%) Azure
5 19 (5.07%) Serverless
6 17 (4.53%) Amazon S3
7 15 (4.00%) Canva
8 12 (3.20%) SaaS
9 11 (2.93%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (2.93%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (2.93%) AWS Step Functions
9 11 (2.93%) Microsoft 365
10 10 (2.67%) Google Analytics
11 9 (2.40%) MailChimp
12 8 (2.13%) Figma
12 8 (2.13%) GitHub
13 6 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (1.60%) Amazon MSK
13 6 (1.60%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.07%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 3 (0.80%) BGP
2 3 (0.80%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.80%) VLAN
2 3 (0.80%) VPN
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.93%) DynamoDB
2 70 (18.67%) NoSQL
3 69 (18.40%) PostgreSQL
4 57 (15.20%) Amazon Aurora
5 51 (13.60%) Redis
6 16 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.73%) MySQL
8 13 (3.47%) BigQuery
9 12 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.60%) Data Lake
10 6 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.60%) Flink
10 6 (1.60%) Metadata
10 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.33%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.80%) Big Data
12 3 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.80%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (0.80%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 43 (11.47%) Gatling
2 27 (7.20%) Git
3 24 (6.40%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.67%) JIRA
5 8 (2.13%) JUnit
6 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.27%) Vite
General
1 151 (40.27%) Social Skills
2 123 (32.80%) Marketing
3 87 (23.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 59 (15.73%) Law
5 57 (15.20%) Retail
6 54 (14.40%) Banking
7 41 (10.93%) Finance
8 36 (9.60%) Billing
9 32 (8.53%) Electronics
10 30 (8.00%) Organisational Skills
11 19 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (4.00%) Local Government
13 14 (3.73%) Advertising
13 14 (3.73%) Front Office
14 13 (3.47%) Back Office
14 13 (3.47%) Presentation Skills
14 13 (3.47%) Public Sector
15 10 (2.67%) Automotive
15 10 (2.67%) Legal
15 10 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (18.67%) Senior
2 67 (17.87%) Software Engineer
3 31 (8.27%) Lead
4 28 (7.47%) Senior Manager
5 26 (6.93%) Developer
6 19 (5.07%) Lead Software Engineer
7 17 (4.53%) Analyst
7 17 (4.53%) Architect
7 17 (4.53%) Cloud Engineer
8 16 (4.27%) Java Engineer
9 15 (4.00%) Consultant
9 15 (4.00%) Copywriter
10 14 (3.73%) Scala Engineer
10 14 (3.73%) Senior Scala Engineer
10 14 (3.73%) Technical Leader
11 13 (3.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (3.47%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (3.20%) Communications Officer
12 12 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (2.93%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (18.93%) GraphQL
1 71 (18.93%) REST
2 65 (17.33%) Web Services
3 57 (15.20%) http4s
3 57 (15.20%) Scalaz
4 27 (7.20%) React
5 20 (5.33%) Lambda Expressions
6 14 (3.73%) .NET
6 14 (3.73%) XML
7 12 (3.20%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.20%) HTML
7 12 (3.20%) Node.js
8 11 (2.93%) .NET Core
8 11 (2.93%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (2.67%) CSS
10 8 (2.13%) Dagger
10 8 (2.13%) Kafka
10 8 (2.13%) Retrofit
10 8 (2.13%) RxJava
10 8 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 106 (28.27%) Social Media
2 63 (16.80%) Media Streaming
3 54 (14.40%) Distributed Systems
4 32 (8.53%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (7.20%) Cloud Native
6 16 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.73%) Graphic Design
8 13 (3.47%) IoT
9 11 (2.93%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.93%) Hedge funds
9 11 (2.93%) Private Cloud
10 10 (2.67%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.67%) Podcast
10 10 (2.67%) Raspberry Pi
11 9 (2.40%) e-Learning
11 9 (2.40%) Video Editing
12 7 (1.87%) Animation
12 7 (1.87%) Derivative
12 7 (1.87%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.80%) Android
1 18 (4.80%) Apple iOS
1 18 (4.80%) Linux
2 2 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (30.40%) Agile
2 90 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 81 (21.60%) Analytics
4 79 (21.07%) Open Source
5 69 (18.40%) DevOps
6 63 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (16.80%) Integration Testing
6 63 (16.80%) Unit Testing
7 60 (16.00%) Coaching
8 58 (15.47%) Microservices
9 57 (15.20%) Functional Programming
9 57 (15.20%) SEO
10 50 (13.33%) Fintech
10 50 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 47 (12.53%) Disruptive Innovation
12 40 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (10.40%) Test Automation
14 38 (10.13%) A/B Testing
14 38 (10.13%) Computer Science
14 38 (10.13%) End-to-End Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (17.87%) Java
2 63 (16.80%) Scala
3 50 (13.33%) Python
4 35 (9.33%) SQL
5 25 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 20 (5.33%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.53%) Go
8 14 (3.73%) C#
9 13 (3.47%) R
10 9 (2.40%) C
11 8 (2.13%) Kotlin
11 8 (2.13%) PHP
12 7 (1.87%) C++
13 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.80%) Ruby
16 1 (0.27%) Kusto Query Language
Qualifications
1 81 (21.60%) Degree
2 32 (8.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.40%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.87%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.60%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
6 5 (1.33%) PhD
6 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.87%) QA
2 18 (4.80%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.93%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.40%) Accessibility
5 6 (1.60%) GDPR
5 6 (1.60%) PMO
6 3 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.80%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (9.60%) Terraform
2 32 (8.53%) Kubernetes
3 19 (5.07%) Grafana
4 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.33%) logstash
6 3 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.00%) Facebook
2 30 (8.00%) Google
3 24 (6.40%) Adobe
4 23 (6.13%) Instagram
5 22 (5.87%) Twitter
6 9 (2.40%) Oracle
7 8 (2.13%) YouTube
8 7 (1.87%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.60%) Databricks
9 6 (1.60%) Salesforce
9 6 (1.60%) Screaming Frog
10 4 (1.07%) SAP
11 3 (0.80%) Hootsuite
11 3 (0.80%) WooCommerce
12 1 (0.27%) CrowdStrike
12 1 (0.27%) Netskope
12 1 (0.27%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.27%) Zscaler