Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 580 678 787
Rank change year-on-year +98 +109 -84
Permanent jobs citing Blog 502 485 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.82% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 347 334 306
UK median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £142,500 £99,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,001 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -17.65%

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 47,507 59,257 67,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 39.63% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36,520 44,877 52,664
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 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 +89 472 £80,000 +33.33% 60
London +72 331 £110,000 +76.00% 28
UK excluding London +100 156 £50,001 +17.65% 34
North of England +98 73 £54,486 +21.08% 18
North West +55 53 £50,000 +11.11% 13
South West +10 24 £57,500 +130.00% 2
East of England +54 22 £42,500 - 2
Scotland +34 16 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Yorkshire +45 15 £54,486 -12.41% 1
South East +54 12 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Midlands +18 8 £45,000 +60.71% 6
West Midlands +21 7 £45,000 -20.00%
North East - 5 £72,763 - 4
East Midlands +20 1 £95,000 +255.14% 6
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 336 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (48.61%) AWS
3 221 (44.02%) Finance
4 218 (43.43%) Azure
5 207 (41.24%) Software Engineering
6 188 (37.45%) GCP
7 181 (36.06%) JavaScript
8 175 (34.86%) Open Source
9 170 (33.86%) Java
10 165 (32.87%) Python
11 162 (32.27%) Docker
12 146 (29.08%) SQL
13 145 (28.88%) Analytics
14 141 (28.09%) Microservices
15 133 (26.49%) Web Services
16 123 (24.50%) Artificial Intelligence
17 120 (23.90%) Retail
18 116 (23.11%) .NET
19 113 (22.51%) AngularJS
20 112 (22.31%) NoSQL
20 112 (22.31%) Asset Management
20 112 (22.31%) Kubernetes
21 111 (22.11%) Front Office
21 111 (22.11%) Fixed Income
21 111 (22.11%) Derivative
22 109 (21.71%) Equities
23 108 (21.51%) Node.js
24 107 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
25 104 (20.72%) React
26 96 (19.12%) Mentoring

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 40 (7.97%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.19%) JBoss
3 14 (2.79%) CMS
3 14 (2.79%) IIS
4 10 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (1.39%) Headless CMS
6 7 (1.39%) nginx
6 7 (1.39%) WordPress
7 5 (1.00%) Confluence
8 3 (0.60%) Apache
8 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.39%) Figma
4 7 (1.39%) InVision
4 7 (1.39%) Sketch
5 6 (1.20%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.80%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.80%) Marvel
6 4 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.40%) Stata
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) R3 Corda
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 244 (48.61%) AWS
2 218 (43.43%) Azure
3 188 (37.45%) GCP
4 77 (15.34%) OpenShift
5 31 (6.18%) Amazon ECS
6 30 (5.98%) Amazon EMR
6 30 (5.98%) Amazon SQS
7 29 (5.78%) IBM Cloud
8 26 (5.18%) SaaS
9 21 (4.18%) GitHub
10 20 (3.98%) IaaS
11 18 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (3.39%) Serverless
13 14 (2.79%) PaaS
14 13 (2.59%) Office 365
15 12 (2.39%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (2.39%) Azure Data Factory
16 9 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
16 9 (1.79%) Google Analytics
17 7 (1.39%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.79%) Internet
2 12 (2.39%) DNS
2 12 (2.39%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (1.59%) Firewall
3 8 (1.59%) VPN
4 7 (1.39%) SSL
5 6 (1.20%) HTTP
6 4 (0.80%) Network Security
6 4 (0.80%) WAN
6 4 (0.80%) Wireless
7 3 (0.60%) IPsec
7 3 (0.60%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.60%) LAN
8 2 (0.40%) Broadband
8 2 (0.40%) SAN
8 2 (0.40%) SMS
8 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.20%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (22.31%) NoSQL
2 61 (12.15%) Amazon Redshift
3 48 (9.56%) Amazon Athena
4 41 (8.17%) Hadoop
5 33 (6.57%) Neo4j
6 26 (5.18%) Big Data
7 22 (4.38%) SQL Server
8 20 (3.98%) Electronic Patient Records
9 14 (2.79%) MySQL
9 14 (2.79%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.59%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.20%) Blockchain
13 6 (1.20%) ClickHouse
13 6 (1.20%) Flink
14 5 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.80%) Redis
15 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (10.96%) Artifactory
1 55 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 34 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 33 (6.57%) Vagrant
4 31 (6.18%) Cucumber
5 20 (3.98%) Visual Studio
6 19 (3.78%) Android Studio
6 19 (3.78%) Gradle
7 18 (3.59%) RStudio
8 16 (3.19%) Git (software)
9 15 (2.99%) SpecFlow
10 14 (2.79%) NUnit
11 10 (1.99%) JIRA
12 9 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (1.79%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.20%) Fiddler
13 6 (1.20%) Grunt
14 4 (0.80%) Axure RP
14 4 (0.80%) MSBuild
General
1 221 (44.02%) Finance
2 120 (23.90%) Retail
3 111 (22.11%) Front Office
4 84 (16.73%) Banking
5 81 (16.14%) Marketing
6 56 (11.16%) Manufacturing
7 47 (9.36%) Public Sector
8 34 (6.77%) Investment Banking
9 24 (4.78%) Telecoms
10 23 (4.58%) Automotive
11 17 (3.39%) Electronics
12 12 (2.39%) Billing
12 12 (2.39%) Publishing
13 9 (1.79%) German Language
14 7 (1.39%) Advertising
14 7 (1.39%) Brand Awareness
14 7 (1.39%) Law
15 6 (1.20%) Games
15 6 (1.20%) Legal
15 6 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 109 (21.71%) Developer
2 88 (17.53%) Architect
3 46 (9.16%) Solutions Architect
4 45 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 38 (7.57%) Head of Engineering
6 35 (6.97%) Lead Architect
7 34 (6.77%) Front Office Developer
8 33 (6.57%) Head of Finance
9 26 (5.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 25 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (4.38%) Consultant
12 21 (4.18%) Java Developer
12 21 (4.18%) Python Developer
13 19 (3.78%) Data Engineer
13 19 (3.78%) Technical Leader
14 18 (3.59%) AWS Developer
14 18 (3.59%) Quantitative Developer
14 18 (3.59%) SQL Developer
15 16 (3.19%) C# Software Engineer
16 15 (2.99%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (26.49%) Web Services
2 116 (23.11%) .NET
3 113 (22.51%) AngularJS
4 108 (21.51%) Node.js
5 104 (20.72%) React
6 51 (10.16%) HTML
7 49 (9.76%) J2EE
8 46 (9.16%) CSS
9 40 (7.97%) ASP.NET
10 37 (7.37%) TensorFlow
11 33 (6.57%) Spark Streaming
12 30 (5.98%) Redux
13 19 (3.78%) Dagger
13 19 (3.78%) RxJava
13 19 (3.78%) XML
14 17 (3.39%) HTML5
15 16 (3.19%) Ajax
15 16 (3.19%) Middleware
16 15 (2.99%) CSS3
16 15 (2.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 111 (22.11%) Derivative
1 111 (22.11%) Fixed Income
2 109 (21.71%) Equities
3 93 (18.53%) Hedge funds
4 71 (14.14%) Greenfield Project
5 69 (13.75%) Public Cloud
6 56 (11.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 55 (10.96%) Cloud Native
8 53 (10.56%) Equity Derivative
9 51 (10.16%) Mobile App
10 47 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (6.77%) AS400
12 33 (6.57%) Social Media
13 32 (6.37%) Acoustics
14 31 (6.18%) User Experience
15 14 (2.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 11 (2.19%) Life Science
17 10 (1.99%) Algorithms
18 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
19 5 (1.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.56%) Windows
2 46 (9.16%) Linux
3 43 (8.57%) Android
3 43 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.79%) Unix
7 2 (0.40%) AIX
7 2 (0.40%) CentOS
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (41.24%) Software Engineering
3 175 (34.86%) Open Source
4 145 (28.88%) Analytics
5 141 (28.09%) Microservices
6 123 (24.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 112 (22.31%) Asset Management
8 107 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (19.12%) Mentoring
10 93 (18.53%) Migration
10 93 (18.53%) Portfolio Management
11 91 (18.13%) Decision-Making
11 91 (18.13%) Investment Management
11 91 (18.13%) Machine Learning
12 84 (16.73%) DevOps
13 78 (15.54%) Coaching
14 74 (14.74%) Scrum
15 73 (14.54%) Data Analytics
16 67 (13.35%) TDD
17 54 (10.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 181 (36.06%) JavaScript
2 170 (33.86%) Java
3 165 (32.87%) Python
4 146 (29.08%) SQL
5 87 (17.33%) C#
6 77 (15.34%) R
7 71 (14.14%) C++
8 49 (9.76%) Kotlin
9 36 (7.17%) PHP
10 34 (6.77%) RPG
11 21 (4.18%) Ruby
12 19 (3.78%) Apple Swift
12 19 (3.78%) Objective-C
12 19 (3.78%) Perl
13 16 (3.19%) C
14 15 (2.99%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.19%) Go
16 9 (1.79%) Java 8
17 6 (1.20%) Lua
17 6 (1.20%) Rust
Qualifications
1 54 (10.76%) Degree
2 12 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.79%) PhD
4 5 (1.00%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.60%) CCDP
6 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.60%) MBA
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.78%) GDPR
2 8 (1.59%) QA
3 6 (1.20%) SLA
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 162 (32.27%) Docker
2 32 (6.37%) VirtualBox
3 20 (3.98%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) RACF
7 2 (0.40%) XenApp
7 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.20%) Varnish
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 112 (22.31%) Kubernetes
2 69 (13.75%) Terraform
3 56 (11.16%) Ansible
4 35 (6.97%) Docker Swarm
5 16 (3.19%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (1.99%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.00%) Puppet
8 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.60%) Packer
10 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.40%) Mesos
11 1 (0.20%) Consul
11 1 (0.20%) cPanel
11 1 (0.20%) Grafana
11 1 (0.20%) Graphite
11 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.20%) Nagios
11 1 (0.20%) Nmap
11 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (13.15%) Google
2 45 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.57%) Cloudera
3 33 (6.57%) Hortonworks
4 30 (5.98%) IBM
5 25 (4.98%) Informatica
5 25 (4.98%) Talend
6 21 (4.18%) SAP
6 21 (4.18%) VMware
7 16 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.79%) Facebook
8 14 (2.79%) New Relic
9 9 (1.79%) Adobe
9 9 (1.79%) Twitter
9 9 (1.79%) YouTube
10 8 (1.59%) Oracle
11 7 (1.39%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.20%) Cisco
12 6 (1.20%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.60%) F5