Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 735 766 649
Rank change year-on-year +31 -117 +65
Permanent jobs citing Blog 439 463 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.58% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 282 340 550
UK median annual salary £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.79% -4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £94,875 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.09% -12.35% +21.43%

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 71,704 79,148 79,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.23% 44.36% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55,688 59,677 65,490
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +31 424 £57,500 +19.79% 87
London +109 273 £63,000 +9.57% 40
UK excluding London -61 152 £42,500 +14.09% 57
North of England +20 48 £42,500 +21.43% 15
North West +8 37 £42,500 +21.43% 8
South East -16 35 £51,250 +28.13% 6
South West +10 25 £50,000 +112.77% 10
Midlands +3 18 £31,000 -1.59% 11
East of England -17 15 £42,500 -15.00% 5
West Midlands +19 14 £32,500 -2.26% 4
Scotland +2 9 £24,000 - 9
North East - 8 £30,000 - 3
East Midlands +1 4 £19,000 -20.83% 7
Yorkshire +12 3 £65,000 +62.50% 4
Wales +3 2 £42,500 -34.62% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 212 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (35.08%) Amazon AWS
3 130 (29.61%) Open Source
4 121 (27.56%) Docker
5 119 (27.11%) Java
6 117 (26.65%) Software Engineering
7 116 (26.42%) HTML
7 116 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 112 (25.51%) DevOps
8 112 (25.51%) JavaScript
8 112 (25.51%) Marketing
9 110 (25.06%) Kubernetes
10 108 (24.60%) Google
11 106 (24.15%) Python
12 102 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 97 (22.10%) Microservices
14 95 (21.64%) CSS
15 94 (21.41%) C#
16 92 (20.96%) Node.js
17 90 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
18 88 (20.05%) TDD
19 77 (17.54%) SQL
19 77 (17.54%) Degree
19 77 (17.54%) AngularJS
20 76 (17.31%) Retail
21 75 (17.08%) Finance
21 75 (17.08%) Test Automation
22 61 (13.90%) Computer Science
22 61 (13.90%) Serverless
23 59 (13.44%) PaaS

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 29 (6.61%) Apache Spark
2 28 (6.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 28 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 27 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 27 (6.15%) WebSphere
4 19 (4.33%) WordPress
5 18 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (3.64%) CMS
7 13 (2.96%) Ethereum
8 7 (1.59%) Mule
9 5 (1.14%) Confluence
9 5 (1.14%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.91%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.46%) IIS
11 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.46%) nginx
11 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Snapchat
2 9 (2.05%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.37%) InDesign
4 5 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.68%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.68%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.68%) InVision
6 3 (0.68%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.37%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Shopify
5 1 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 154 (35.08%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 102 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 61 (13.90%) Serverless
5 59 (13.44%) PaaS
6 51 (11.62%) GitHub
7 33 (7.52%) Slack
8 31 (7.06%) IaaS
9 30 (6.83%) IBM Cloud
10 28 (6.38%) OpenShift
10 28 (6.38%) SaaS
11 26 (5.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (2.51%) Google Analytics
13 11 (2.51%) Office 365
14 8 (1.82%) Trello
15 7 (1.59%) Amazon SageMaker
15 7 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.33%) HTTP
2 12 (2.73%) Firewall
3 8 (1.82%) Intranet
4 7 (1.59%) VPN
5 5 (1.14%) Internet
5 5 (1.14%) Skype
5 5 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.91%) IPFS
6 4 (0.91%) PBX
6 4 (0.91%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.46%) Network Security
7 2 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.46%) SAN
7 2 (0.46%) SSL
8 1 (0.23%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) SMS
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.83%) Big Data
2 29 (6.61%) Blockchain
3 26 (5.92%) Redis
4 25 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 24 (5.47%) Couchbase
5 24 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (4.10%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.87%) MySQL
8 16 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.73%) SQL Server
11 11 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.28%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.14%) InfluxDB
16 4 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.91%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 43 (9.79%) JIRA
2 41 (9.34%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.97%) TeamCity
4 29 (6.61%) Selenium
5 22 (5.01%) SpecFlow
6 21 (4.78%) Git (software)
7 17 (3.87%) Grunt
7 17 (3.87%) gulp
8 16 (3.64%) CircleCI
8 16 (3.64%) GoCD
9 14 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (2.51%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.28%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.59%) webpack
14 5 (1.14%) Gatling
14 5 (1.14%) Mocha
15 4 (0.91%) Serilog
15 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 112 (25.51%) Marketing
2 76 (17.31%) Retail
3 75 (17.08%) Finance
4 51 (11.62%) Manufacturing
5 42 (9.57%) Games
6 34 (7.74%) Electronics
7 32 (7.29%) Telecoms
8 18 (4.10%) Publishing
9 14 (3.19%) Advertising
10 10 (2.28%) Brand Awareness
10 10 (2.28%) Legal
11 9 (2.05%) German Language
11 9 (2.05%) Law
12 8 (1.82%) French Language
12 8 (1.82%) Spanish Language
13 5 (1.14%) Banking
14 4 (0.91%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.46%) Automotive
15 2 (0.46%) Back Office
15 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (27.11%) Developer
2 51 (11.62%) Software Engineer
3 40 (9.11%) Architect
4 33 (7.52%) Consultant
5 28 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 23 (5.24%) C# Developer
7 22 (5.01%) Cloud Architect
8 20 (4.56%) Cloud Native Architect
8 20 (4.56%) PHP Developer
8 20 (4.56%) Presales Consultant
9 19 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (3.87%) Java Engineer
12 16 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (3.42%) Senior Developer
14 13 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (2.96%) Software Developer
15 12 (2.73%) Junior
15 12 (2.73%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (26.42%) HTML
2 95 (21.64%) CSS
3 92 (20.96%) Node.js
4 77 (17.54%) AngularJS
5 54 (12.30%) .NET
6 48 (10.93%) React
7 47 (10.71%) Spring
8 45 (10.25%) Spring Boot
9 38 (8.66%) HTML5
10 37 (8.43%) CSS3
11 36 (8.20%) Kafka
12 32 (7.29%) ASP.NET
12 32 (7.29%) RESTful
13 31 (7.06%) REST
13 31 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (6.61%) Ajax
15 28 (6.38%) Java EE
16 25 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (5.24%) jQuery
18 21 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.90%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.53%) Social Media
3 49 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (8.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 35 (7.97%) Cloud Native
6 30 (6.83%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (6.83%) User Experience
7 27 (6.15%) Public Cloud
8 25 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
9 23 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (5.01%) Data Structures
11 18 (4.10%) Data Centre
12 17 (3.87%) Management Information System
13 16 (3.64%) Algorithms
14 13 (2.96%) Fintech
15 11 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (1.82%) Acoustics
17 7 (1.59%) Virtual Team
18 6 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 6 (1.37%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.79%) Linux
2 20 (4.56%) Windows
3 18 (4.10%) Android
4 14 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.59%) Unix
6 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.61%) Open Source
3 117 (26.65%) Software Engineering
4 112 (25.51%) DevOps
5 97 (22.10%) Microservices
6 90 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (20.05%) TDD
8 75 (17.08%) Test Automation
9 55 (12.53%) BDD
9 55 (12.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 53 (12.07%) Scrum
11 51 (11.62%) Analytics
12 44 (10.02%) Digital Marketing
13 43 (9.79%) Configuration Management
14 40 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (8.66%) Unit Testing
16 34 (7.74%) Domain-Driven Design
17 33 (7.52%) Deployment Automation
17 33 (7.52%) Programme Management
18 31 (7.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 119 (27.11%) Java
2 112 (25.51%) JavaScript
3 106 (24.15%) Python
4 94 (21.41%) C#
5 77 (17.54%) SQL
6 43 (9.79%) Scala
7 41 (9.34%) Go
8 30 (6.83%) PHP
9 29 (6.61%) C
9 29 (6.61%) Ruby
10 26 (5.92%) T-SQL
11 23 (5.24%) C++
12 21 (4.78%) ES6
13 18 (4.10%) PowerShell
14 17 (3.87%) Bash Shell
15 16 (3.64%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.51%) Clojure
16 11 (2.51%) Solidity
17 10 (2.28%) R
18 6 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (17.54%) Degree
2 37 (8.43%) Master's Degree
3 25 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.91%) CCSP
6 4 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.46%) CISSP
7 2 (0.46%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.46%) GWAPT
7 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.46%) MCP
7 2 (0.46%) PhD
8 1 (0.23%) CFA
8 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.10%) QA
2 9 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.14%) GDPR
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
5 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 121 (27.56%) Docker
2 16 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.28%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.23%) Varnish
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 110 (25.06%) Kubernetes
2 51 (11.62%) Ansible
3 48 (10.93%) Puppet
4 44 (10.02%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (8.20%) Terraform
6 27 (6.15%) Salt
7 21 (4.78%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (1.59%) Grafana
8 7 (1.59%) Graphite
9 6 (1.37%) CFEngine
9 6 (1.37%) Nagios
9 6 (1.37%) StatsD
10 5 (1.14%) Consul
11 4 (0.91%) Istio
11 4 (0.91%) SCOM
12 2 (0.46%) Kibana
12 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.23%) logstash
13 1 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 108 (24.60%) Google
2 59 (13.44%) Microsoft
3 52 (11.85%) SAP
4 30 (6.83%) IBM
5 27 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.56%) Adobe
7 19 (4.33%) Twitter
8 12 (2.73%) comScore
9 10 (2.28%) Cloudera
9 10 (2.28%) Hortonworks
10 8 (1.82%) Oracle
11 7 (1.59%) Databricks
11 7 (1.59%) Dataiku
11 7 (1.59%) Tableau
11 7 (1.59%) WorldPay
12 6 (1.37%) Facebook
13 5 (1.14%) Automation Anywhere
13 5 (1.14%) Blue Prism
13 5 (1.14%) UiPath
13 5 (1.14%) Workday