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

Blogs
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 740 743 688
Rank change year-on-year +3 -55 +18
Permanent jobs citing Blog 433 487 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.62% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 302 360 540
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,978 £27,975 £27,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,850 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.68%

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 73,246 78,652 83,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.80% 44.46% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56,604 59,223 68,407
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 September 2018.

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 20 September 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 -7 414 £55,000 +10.00% 96
London +54 256 £64,000 +6.67% 52
UK excluding London -32 162 £42,500 +6.25% 50
South East -11 52 £50,000 -13.04% 5
North of England +14 49 £37,500 +7.14% 19
North West +20 39 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Midlands +18 25 £32,750 -2.96% 11
West Midlands +35 20 £33,000 +10.00% 5
South West +1 16 £50,000 +57.50% 6
Scotland -14 9 £53,250 +6.50% 6
North East -19 8 £30,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -31 7 £26,450 -47.10% 3
East Midlands +4 5 £20,000 -46.67% 6
Wales +6 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +17 2 £65,000 +62.50% 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 191 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
3 122 (28.18%) DevOps
4 120 (27.71%) Java
5 115 (26.56%) Open Source
6 114 (26.33%) JavaScript
7 111 (25.64%) Marketing
8 108 (24.94%) HTML
8 108 (24.94%) Docker
9 107 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 105 (24.25%) Google
11 104 (24.02%) Python
12 103 (23.79%) Google Cloud Platform
13 101 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
14 95 (21.94%) Software Engineering
15 94 (21.71%) TDD
16 87 (20.09%) Degree
16 87 (20.09%) Kubernetes
17 84 (19.40%) Microservices
17 84 (19.40%) CSS
18 78 (18.01%) Node.js
19 77 (17.78%) Test Automation
20 76 (17.55%) SQL
21 71 (16.40%) Computer Science
22 66 (15.24%) Analytics
23 65 (15.01%) C#
23 65 (15.01%) Retail
24 64 (14.78%) Scrum
24 64 (14.78%) Serverless
25 60 (13.86%) AngularJS

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 33 (7.62%) Tomcat
2 31 (7.16%) WebSphere
3 29 (6.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 28 (6.47%) WebLogic
5 25 (5.77%) Apache Spark
6 24 (5.54%) CMS
7 23 (5.31%) WordPress
8 11 (2.54%) Confluence
9 7 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.62%) Ethereum
9 7 (1.62%) IIS
9 7 (1.62%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.15%) Mule
11 3 (0.69%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.69%) JBoss
11 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.39%) InDesign
3 6 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.46%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.46%) InVision
6 2 (0.46%) Maya
6 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.39%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.69%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 139 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (23.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 64 (14.78%) Serverless
5 56 (12.93%) PaaS
6 37 (8.55%) GitHub
6 37 (8.55%) IBM Cloud
7 31 (7.16%) IaaS
8 30 (6.93%) OpenShift
9 25 (5.77%) SaaS
10 14 (3.23%) Google Analytics
11 11 (2.54%) Office 365
11 11 (2.54%) Slack
12 10 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.85%) Trello
14 7 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.62%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.85%) Skype
3 7 (1.62%) Firewall
4 6 (1.39%) Internet
5 4 (0.92%) GoToMeeting
5 4 (0.92%) HTTP
5 4 (0.92%) IPFS
5 4 (0.92%) PBX
5 4 (0.92%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) Network Security
6 2 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.46%) SAN
6 2 (0.46%) SSL
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
7 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.00%) Hadoop
2 23 (5.31%) NoSQL
3 21 (4.85%) Big Data
3 21 (4.85%) MySQL
4 19 (4.39%) SQL Server
5 16 (3.70%) Blockchain
6 15 (3.46%) Neo4j
7 12 (2.77%) Redis
8 10 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (2.31%) Cosmos DB
8 10 (2.31%) Couchbase
8 10 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
10 8 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.62%) Power BI
12 6 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.39%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 40 (9.24%) JIRA
3 24 (5.54%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.54%) Selenium
4 22 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 21 (4.85%) Grunt
5 21 (4.85%) gulp
6 19 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.70%) SpecFlow
7 16 (3.70%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.85%) JUnit
10 7 (1.62%) Gradle
10 7 (1.62%) Mocha
11 6 (1.39%) webpack
12 5 (1.15%) NUnit
13 4 (0.92%) Serilog
14 3 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (0.69%) Protractor
General
1 111 (25.64%) Marketing
2 65 (15.01%) Retail
3 60 (13.86%) Finance
4 40 (9.24%) Manufacturing
5 33 (7.62%) Games
6 24 (5.54%) Telecoms
7 23 (5.31%) Electronics
8 19 (4.39%) Publishing
9 15 (3.46%) Advertising
10 11 (2.54%) Brand Awareness
10 11 (2.54%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.85%) Legal
12 7 (1.62%) Arabic Language
12 7 (1.62%) Hindi Language
12 7 (1.62%) Law
12 7 (1.62%) Russian Language
12 7 (1.62%) Welsh Language
13 6 (1.39%) Banking
13 6 (1.39%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.92%) French Language
Job Titles
1 115 (26.56%) Developer
2 48 (11.09%) Architect
3 43 (9.93%) Software Engineer
4 29 (6.70%) Consultant
5 27 (6.24%) Cloud Architect
5 27 (6.24%) PHP Developer
6 21 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (4.39%) .NET Developer
7 19 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 18 (4.16%) C# Developer
8 18 (4.16%) Java Engineer
9 16 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (3.46%) Java Developer
10 15 (3.46%) Presales Consultant
11 14 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (3.23%) Junior
12 13 (3.00%) Senior Developer
13 12 (2.77%) Graduate
13 12 (2.77%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (24.94%) HTML
2 84 (19.40%) CSS
3 78 (18.01%) Node.js
4 60 (13.86%) AngularJS
5 55 (12.70%) Spring
6 50 (11.55%) Spring Boot
7 44 (10.16%) React
8 39 (9.01%) RESTful
9 37 (8.55%) .NET
10 35 (8.08%) REST
11 31 (7.16%) Java EE
12 29 (6.70%) XML
13 28 (6.47%) Ajax
14 26 (6.00%) CSS3
14 26 (6.00%) HTML5
14 26 (6.00%) Sass
15 21 (4.85%) Web Services
16 19 (4.39%) SOAP
16 19 (4.39%) Spring Cloud
16 19 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.40%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.70%) Social Media
3 50 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (9.24%) Cloud Native
5 39 (9.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 35 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (7.39%) Public Cloud
8 22 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (4.16%) User Experience
10 14 (3.23%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.54%) Fintech
12 10 (2.31%) Algorithms
13 9 (2.08%) Data Centre
13 9 (2.08%) Data Structures
13 9 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (1.62%) Acoustics
14 7 (1.62%) BBC
14 7 (1.62%) Private Cloud
15 6 (1.39%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.70%) Linux
2 21 (4.85%) Windows
3 19 (4.39%) Android
4 14 (3.23%) Unix
5 12 (2.77%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.62%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.62%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (28.18%) DevOps
3 115 (26.56%) Open Source
4 101 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (21.94%) Software Engineering
6 94 (21.71%) TDD
7 84 (19.40%) Microservices
8 77 (17.78%) Test Automation
9 66 (15.24%) Analytics
10 64 (14.78%) Scrum
11 56 (12.93%) BDD
12 52 (12.01%) Continuous Delivery
13 46 (10.62%) E-Commerce
14 40 (9.24%) Configuration Management
14 40 (9.24%) Digital Marketing
15 37 (8.55%) Domain-Driven Design
16 36 (8.31%) SEO
17 35 (8.08%) Unit Testing
18 33 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
19 31 (7.16%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 120 (27.71%) Java
2 114 (26.33%) JavaScript
3 104 (24.02%) Python
4 76 (17.55%) SQL
5 65 (15.01%) C#
6 39 (9.01%) Go
7 37 (8.55%) PHP
8 34 (7.85%) Scala
9 33 (7.62%) Ruby
10 25 (5.77%) ES6
11 21 (4.85%) TypeScript
12 17 (3.93%) C
13 16 (3.70%) C++
14 14 (3.23%) PowerShell
15 13 (3.00%) R
16 11 (2.54%) T-SQL
17 10 (2.31%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.62%) Shell Script
19 5 (1.15%) Solidity
19 5 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (20.09%) Degree
2 33 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (7.62%) Master's Degree
3 9 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.62%) MCP
5 5 (1.15%) MCSA
5 5 (1.15%) MCSE
5 5 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.92%) CCSP
6 4 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.69%) CISSP
8 2 (0.46%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.46%) GWAPT
8 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.46%) VCAP
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.23%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (13.86%) GCP
2 11 (2.54%) QA
3 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.69%) GDPR
5 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) SLA
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 108 (24.94%) Docker
2 15 (3.46%) VirtualBox
3 9 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) Varnish
7 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 87 (20.09%) Kubernetes
2 51 (11.78%) Ansible
3 37 (8.55%) Puppet
4 34 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (6.47%) Terraform
6 24 (5.54%) Docker Swarm
7 21 (4.85%) Salt
8 5 (1.15%) Consul
8 5 (1.15%) Grafana
8 5 (1.15%) SCOM
9 4 (0.92%) Istio
10 3 (0.69%) Kibana
10 3 (0.69%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.46%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.23%) Graphite
12 1 (0.23%) logstash
12 1 (0.23%) vRealize
12 1 (0.23%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 105 (24.25%) Google
2 58 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.24%) SAP
4 37 (8.55%) IBM
5 28 (6.47%) Red Hat
5 28 (6.47%) Twitter
6 17 (3.93%) Adobe
7 15 (3.46%) Cloudera
7 15 (3.46%) Hortonworks
8 11 (2.54%) Tableau
9 9 (2.08%) Facebook
9 9 (2.08%) Informatica
9 9 (2.08%) Talend
10 8 (1.85%) Apple
10 8 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.85%) VMware
11 7 (1.62%) Capita
12 6 (1.39%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 6 (1.39%) New Relic
12 6 (1.39%) RedGate