Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 703 720
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -58
Permanent jobs citing Blog 479 545 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 334 424 522
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £84,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -1.37%

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 75,469 78,052 88,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.52% 43.68% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 58,283 60,666 71,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,591 £78,750
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -31 456 £50,000 -9.09% 85
London +11 283 £62,500 +4.17% 53
UK excluding London -60 183 £42,500 +6.25% 35
South East -11 59 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North of England -9 42 £35,000 -2.78% 15
Midlands +13 37 £37,500 -16.67% 5
North West -6 31 £37,500 +7.14% 8
West Midlands +33 26 £35,000 -33.33% 4
South West +1 16 £52,500 +45.83% 3
East of England -27 16 £45,000 -8.16% 1
East Midlands +1 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Scotland -12 9 £53,250 +6.50% 3
North East -24 7 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Wales +15 4 £42,500 -29.17%
Yorkshire +14 4 £30,000 -16.67% 5

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 180 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (33.61%) Marketing
3 108 (22.55%) Java
4 107 (22.34%) JavaScript
5 106 (22.13%) HTML
5 106 (22.13%) Open Source
6 104 (21.71%) DevOps
7 103 (21.50%) Social Media
8 102 (21.29%) Amazon AWS
9 98 (20.46%) Degree
9 98 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
9 98 (20.46%) TDD
10 92 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 92 (19.21%) Microservices
11 91 (19.00%) Google
12 88 (18.37%) CSS
12 88 (18.37%) Python
13 84 (17.54%) Software Engineering
14 81 (16.91%) Docker
14 81 (16.91%) Analytics
15 79 (16.49%) Google Cloud Platform
16 73 (15.24%) Node.js
17 72 (15.03%) Test Automation
17 72 (15.03%) SQL
18 71 (14.82%) Finance
19 68 (14.20%) Scrum
20 66 (13.78%) BDD
20 66 (13.78%) Digital Marketing
21 64 (13.36%) Twitter
22 63 (13.15%) Computer Science

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 (6.89%) WebSphere
2 31 (6.47%) CMS
3 26 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 21 (4.38%) WebLogic
6 19 (3.97%) Apache Spark
6 19 (3.97%) WordPress
7 13 (2.71%) Confluence
7 13 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (2.71%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.88%) TYPO3
10 7 (1.46%) IIS
11 6 (1.25%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.63%) Kentico
13 2 (0.42%) Apache
13 2 (0.42%) JBoss
13 2 (0.42%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 17 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.63%) InDesign
5 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.63%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 3 (0.63%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Magento
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 102 (21.29%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (16.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 49 (10.23%) Serverless
5 37 (7.72%) GitHub
6 36 (7.52%) PaaS
7 31 (6.47%) IBM Cloud
8 23 (4.80%) OpenShift
8 23 (4.80%) SaaS
9 19 (3.97%) Google Analytics
10 18 (3.76%) IaaS
11 16 (3.34%) AdWords
12 11 (2.30%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (2.09%) MailChimp
14 7 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (1.46%) npm
14 7 (1.46%) Office 365
15 6 (1.25%) Trello
15 6 (1.25%) Yarn
16 5 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.09%) Intranet
3 9 (1.88%) Internet
4 8 (1.67%) HTTP
5 6 (1.25%) Firewall
5 6 (1.25%) Skype
6 3 (0.63%) GoToMeeting
6 3 (0.63%) PBX
6 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.42%) Extranet
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.21%) DHCP
8 1 (0.21%) DNS
8 1 (0.21%) FTP
8 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.21%) Network Security
8 1 (0.21%) SMS
8 1 (0.21%) VLAN
8 1 (0.21%) VoIP
8 1 (0.21%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.43%) MySQL
3 24 (5.01%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.97%) Big Data
5 18 (3.76%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.51%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (2.30%) Cosmos DB
7 11 (2.30%) Neo4j
8 10 (2.09%) Amazon Athena
9 7 (1.46%) Couchbase
9 7 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.46%) Power BI
9 7 (1.46%) Redis
10 6 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.84%) CockroachDB
12 4 (0.84%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 32 (6.68%) JIRA
3 25 (5.22%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.18%) gulp
4 20 (4.18%) Selenium
5 19 (3.97%) Grunt
6 18 (3.76%) TeamCity
7 17 (3.55%) Visual Studio
8 16 (3.34%) NUnit
9 13 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (2.71%) SpecFlow
9 13 (2.71%) Vagrant
10 11 (2.30%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.67%) JUnit
12 7 (1.46%) Gradle
12 7 (1.46%) Mocha
13 6 (1.25%) webpack
14 4 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.63%) Protractor
15 3 (0.63%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 161 (33.61%) Marketing
2 71 (14.82%) Finance
3 56 (11.69%) Retail
4 35 (7.31%) Manufacturing
5 32 (6.68%) Advertising
6 31 (6.47%) Telecoms
7 26 (5.43%) Games
8 23 (4.80%) Electronics
9 14 (2.92%) Brand Awareness
10 12 (2.51%) Legal
10 12 (2.51%) Publishing
11 10 (2.09%) Banking
12 9 (1.88%) Spanish Language
13 8 (1.67%) Law
14 7 (1.46%) Arabic Language
14 7 (1.46%) Hindi Language
14 7 (1.46%) Investment Banking
14 7 (1.46%) Russian Language
14 7 (1.46%) Welsh Language
15 6 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 121 (25.26%) Developer
2 40 (8.35%) Software Engineer
3 36 (7.52%) Consultant
4 34 (7.10%) Architect
5 26 (5.43%) PHP Developer
6 24 (5.01%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (4.80%) Java Developer
8 19 (3.97%) Azure Engineer
9 18 (3.76%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 17 (3.55%) .NET Developer
11 16 (3.34%) Marketing Manager
12 15 (3.13%) Tester
13 14 (2.92%) C# Developer
13 14 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (2.92%) Python Developer
13 14 (2.92%) Software Tester
14 13 (2.71%) .NET Software Engineer
14 13 (2.71%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (2.71%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (22.13%) HTML
2 88 (18.37%) CSS
3 73 (15.24%) Node.js
4 59 (12.32%) RESTful
5 55 (11.48%) AngularJS
6 50 (10.44%) React
7 45 (9.39%) .NET
8 41 (8.56%) Spring
9 38 (7.93%) Spring Boot
10 37 (7.72%) Web Services
10 37 (7.72%) XML
11 28 (5.85%) HTML5
12 27 (5.64%) CSS3
13 24 (5.01%) Sass
14 23 (4.80%) Ajax
14 23 (4.80%) Java EE
15 22 (4.59%) .NET Framework
15 22 (4.59%) JSON
16 21 (4.38%) REST
17 20 (4.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (21.50%) Social Media
2 63 (13.15%) Computer Science
3 51 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.72%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (7.31%) Cloud Native
6 31 (6.47%) Public Cloud
7 27 (5.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 23 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (4.38%) User Experience
10 14 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (2.71%) Algorithms
11 13 (2.71%) Fintech
11 13 (2.71%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.67%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.67%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.67%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.46%) BBC
13 7 (1.46%) Life Science
14 6 (1.25%) Industry 4.0
15 5 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.52%) Linux
2 19 (3.97%) Windows
3 12 (2.51%) Unix
4 11 (2.30%) Android
5 10 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.46%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.63%) CentOS
9 2 (0.42%) Debian
9 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (22.13%) Open Source
3 104 (21.71%) DevOps
4 98 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (20.46%) TDD
5 92 (19.21%) Microservices
6 84 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 81 (16.91%) Analytics
8 72 (15.03%) Test Automation
9 68 (14.20%) Scrum
10 66 (13.78%) BDD
10 66 (13.78%) Digital Marketing
11 61 (12.73%) SEO
12 56 (11.69%) E-Commerce
13 52 (10.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 40 (8.35%) B2B
14 40 (8.35%) Copywriting
15 37 (7.72%) Content Management
15 37 (7.72%) MVC
15 37 (7.72%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 108 (22.55%) Java
2 107 (22.34%) JavaScript
3 88 (18.37%) Python
4 72 (15.03%) SQL
5 61 (12.73%) C#
6 48 (10.02%) PHP
7 32 (6.68%) Go
8 27 (5.64%) Ruby
9 23 (4.80%) ES6
10 21 (4.38%) Scala
11 19 (3.97%) C++
12 15 (3.13%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.71%) R
14 12 (2.51%) C
15 9 (1.88%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.04%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.04%) VBScript
18 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 98 (20.46%) Degree
2 28 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (5.01%) Master's Degree
4 12 (2.51%) CISSP
5 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.46%) MCP
7 5 (1.04%) MCSA
7 5 (1.04%) MCSE
8 4 (0.84%) ISSAP
9 3 (0.63%) CCSP
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.42%) VCAP
10 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.21%) CFA
11 1 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.21%) OSCP
11 1 (0.21%) PhD
11 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.19%) GCP
2 11 (2.30%) QA
3 4 (0.84%) GDPR
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 81 (16.91%) Docker
2 11 (2.30%) VirtualBox
3 9 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) vSphere
7 1 (0.21%) HDFS
7 1 (0.21%) Varnish
7 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 58 (12.11%) Kubernetes
2 45 (9.39%) Ansible
3 33 (6.89%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (6.68%) Puppet
5 23 (4.80%) Terraform
6 22 (4.59%) Salt
7 11 (2.30%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (1.04%) Grafana
8 5 (1.04%) SCOM
9 3 (0.63%) Kibana
9 3 (0.63%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.63%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.42%) Istio
10 2 (0.42%) Rancher
10 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.21%) Consul
11 1 (0.21%) Graphite
11 1 (0.21%) Packer
11 1 (0.21%) vRealize
11 1 (0.21%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 91 (19.00%) Google
2 64 (13.36%) Twitter
3 63 (13.15%) Microsoft
4 33 (6.89%) SAP
5 31 (6.47%) IBM
6 23 (4.80%) Red Hat
7 19 (3.97%) Sitecore
8 16 (3.34%) hybris
9 15 (3.13%) Facebook
10 13 (2.71%) Adobe
11 12 (2.51%) ATG
12 11 (2.30%) Capita
12 11 (2.30%) Cloudera
12 11 (2.30%) Hortonworks
13 10 (2.09%) Informatica
13 10 (2.09%) Pardot
13 10 (2.09%) Talend
14 9 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.67%) Apple
15 8 (1.67%) VMware