Period
to 22 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 642 762 769
Rank change year-on-year +120 +7 -103
Permanent jobs citing Blog 463 442 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.69% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 336 289 338
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +17.35% -2.00%
10th Percentile £30,138 £27,400 £26,675
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -11.76%

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 52,624 64,503 71,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.94% 39.60% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40,004 49,469 53,726
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,818 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +74 426 £60,000 +4.35% 60
London +68 257 £75,000 +19.52% 31
UK excluding London +93 176 £47,500 +11.76% 35
North of England +67 75 £54,486 +28.20% 12
North West +58 54 £50,000 +17.65% 7
South East +25 26 £35,000 -36.36% 5
East of England +60 23 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Scotland +20 18 £46,313 +17.25% 5
South West +15 18 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Midlands +43 16 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Yorkshire +27 16 £53,722 -15.53% 1
West Midlands +18 12 £25,000 -23.08% 1
North East +18 5 £72,763 +142.54% 4
East Midlands +28 4 £27,500 +44.74% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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.

1 230 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (31.10%) AWS
3 137 (29.59%) Finance
4 128 (27.65%) Azure
5 126 (27.21%) Software Engineering
6 119 (25.70%) Marketing
7 109 (23.54%) Microservices
8 105 (22.68%) Degree
9 100 (21.60%) JavaScript
9 100 (21.60%) Python
10 98 (21.17%) SQL
11 92 (19.87%) GCP
12 88 (19.01%) Java
13 84 (18.14%) Docker
14 82 (17.71%) Analytics
15 80 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (16.85%) C#
17 77 (16.63%) Retail
17 77 (16.63%) DevOps
18 76 (16.41%) Kubernetes
19 74 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
20 68 (14.69%) Artificial Intelligence
21 65 (14.04%) .NET
21 65 (14.04%) Mentoring
22 64 (13.82%) Google
23 61 (13.17%) Open Source
24 60 (12.96%) Machine Learning
25 58 (12.53%) NoSQL
25 58 (12.53%) Cloud Native
26 55 (11.88%) Microsoft

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 26 (5.62%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.46%) CMS
3 12 (2.59%) Confluence
4 11 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.38%) WordPress
5 8 (1.73%) Headless CMS
6 7 (1.51%) nginx
7 6 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.08%) IIS
8 5 (1.08%) JBoss
9 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (4.54%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.16%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.51%) RoboHelp
6 6 (1.30%) Fireworks
7 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.86%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.86%) Figma
8 4 (0.86%) InVision
8 4 (0.86%) Marvel
8 4 (0.86%) Sketch
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.22%) InDesign
9 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) SAP HCM
2 3 (0.65%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.43%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 144 (31.10%) AWS
2 128 (27.65%) Azure
3 92 (19.87%) GCP
4 37 (7.99%) SaaS
5 24 (5.18%) Office 365
5 24 (5.18%) OpenShift
6 23 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (4.32%) GitHub
8 19 (4.10%) IaaS
9 17 (3.67%) PaaS
10 16 (3.46%) Serverless
11 12 (2.59%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (2.59%) Google Analytics
12 11 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 8 (1.73%) Amazon SageMaker
14 7 (1.51%) Azure Functions
14 7 (1.51%) Firebase
15 6 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.46%) Firewall
2 15 (3.24%) DNS
3 13 (2.81%) Internet
3 13 (2.81%) VPN
4 10 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.73%) Network Security
6 6 (1.30%) HTTP
6 6 (1.30%) SAN
6 6 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (1.30%) SSL
6 6 (1.30%) WAN
7 5 (1.08%) DHCP
7 5 (1.08%) VLAN
8 4 (0.86%) LAN
8 4 (0.86%) OpenVPN
9 3 (0.65%) IPsec
9 3 (0.65%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.65%) Wireless
10 2 (0.43%) Intranet
10 2 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.53%) NoSQL
2 28 (6.05%) Amazon Athena
3 27 (5.83%) Hadoop
4 20 (4.32%) Neo4j
5 16 (3.46%) Big Data
5 16 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.81%) SQL Server
8 9 (1.94%) Electronic Patient Records
8 9 (1.94%) MySQL
9 7 (1.51%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.30%) ClickHouse
10 6 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.30%) Flink
10 6 (1.30%) Redis
10 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.86%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 43 (9.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (5.83%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.32%) Vagrant
4 19 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (3.89%) JIRA
6 17 (3.67%) TeamCity
7 16 (3.46%) RStudio
8 11 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.16%) Artifactory
9 10 (2.16%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.16%) Fiddler
9 10 (2.16%) SpecFlow
10 9 (1.94%) Selenium
10 9 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.30%) Grunt
13 5 (1.08%) Android Studio
13 5 (1.08%) Gradle
13 5 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 137 (29.59%) Finance
2 119 (25.70%) Marketing
3 77 (16.63%) Retail
4 55 (11.88%) Manufacturing
5 44 (9.50%) Banking
5 44 (9.50%) Public Sector
6 37 (7.99%) Telecoms
7 27 (5.83%) Electronics
8 26 (5.62%) Front Office
9 20 (4.32%) Publishing
10 16 (3.46%) Games
11 15 (3.24%) Advertising
12 13 (2.81%) Automotive
13 9 (1.94%) Legal
14 7 (1.51%) Brand Awareness
14 7 (1.51%) French Language
14 7 (1.51%) German Language
14 7 (1.51%) Law
14 7 (1.51%) Spanish Language
15 6 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 104 (22.46%) Developer
2 73 (15.77%) Architect
3 32 (6.91%) Software Engineer
4 27 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (4.75%) Consultant
6 17 (3.67%) Head of Engineering
6 17 (3.67%) Python Developer
7 16 (3.46%) Quantitative Developer
7 16 (3.46%) SQL Developer
8 15 (3.24%) Designer
8 15 (3.24%) Lead Developer
9 14 (3.02%) Lead Architect
9 14 (3.02%) Marketing Executive
10 13 (2.81%) Java Developer
10 13 (2.81%) Marketing Manager
10 13 (2.81%) Senior Developer
11 12 (2.59%) Author
11 12 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (2.59%) Technical Architect
11 12 (2.59%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.04%) .NET
2 52 (11.23%) HTML
3 46 (9.94%) CSS
3 46 (9.94%) Web Services
4 36 (7.78%) AngularJS
4 36 (7.78%) ASP.NET
5 30 (6.48%) J2EE
6 28 (6.05%) HTML5
7 26 (5.62%) Node.js
7 26 (5.62%) React
8 25 (5.40%) TensorFlow
9 23 (4.97%) REST
10 21 (4.54%) CSS3
11 20 (4.32%) Spark Streaming
12 19 (4.10%) Spring
13 15 (3.24%) Ajax
13 15 (3.24%) XML
14 14 (3.02%) Ember.js
15 13 (2.81%) Natural Language Processing
15 13 (2.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (12.53%) Cloud Native
3 50 (10.80%) Social Media
4 46 (9.94%) User Experience
5 38 (8.21%) Mobile App
6 29 (6.26%) AS400
6 29 (6.26%) Public Cloud
7 26 (5.62%) Derivative
7 26 (5.62%) Equities
7 26 (5.62%) Fixed Income
8 19 (4.10%) Acoustics
9 18 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (3.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 16 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (3.02%) Algorithms
11 14 (3.02%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
13 10 (2.16%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.73%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.72%) Linux
2 36 (7.78%) Windows
3 29 (6.26%) Android
4 23 (4.97%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.46%) Unix
6 10 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.51%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.30%) CentOS
9 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.86%) Debian
10 4 (0.86%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.43%) AIX
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (27.21%) Software Engineering
3 109 (23.54%) Microservices
4 82 (17.71%) Analytics
5 80 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (16.63%) DevOps
7 68 (14.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 65 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 61 (13.17%) Open Source
10 60 (12.96%) Machine Learning
11 53 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
12 51 (11.02%) TDD
13 49 (10.58%) Data Science
14 48 (10.37%) Computer Science
15 46 (9.94%) Migration
16 45 (9.72%) Coaching
17 39 (8.42%) Scrum
18 36 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
19 35 (7.56%) BDD
20 34 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (21.60%) JavaScript
1 100 (21.60%) Python
2 98 (21.17%) SQL
3 88 (19.01%) Java
4 78 (16.85%) C#
5 47 (10.15%) R
6 39 (8.42%) C++
7 29 (6.26%) RPG
8 21 (4.54%) C
9 19 (4.10%) PHP
10 15 (3.24%) Perl
11 13 (2.81%) Java 8
11 13 (2.81%) Ruby
12 11 (2.38%) Go
13 10 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.73%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.30%) Lua
16 6 (1.30%) Rust
17 5 (1.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 105 (22.68%) Degree
2 35 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.16%) PhD
5 9 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.73%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.30%) CISA
7 6 (1.30%) CISM
8 5 (1.08%) MBA
9 4 (0.86%) CCNP
9 4 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.86%) CRISC
9 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.86%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.65%) CCNA
10 3 (0.65%) CISSP
10 3 (0.65%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.43%) CEH
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.48%) GDPR
2 26 (5.62%) QA
3 12 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.30%) SLA
6 4 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.86%) PMO
7 2 (0.43%) WCAG
8 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 84 (18.14%) Docker
2 19 (4.10%) VirtualBox
3 10 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.65%) RACF
7 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.43%) XenApp
7 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.22%) Snort
8 1 (0.22%) Varnish
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 76 (16.41%) Kubernetes
2 40 (8.64%) Ansible
3 35 (7.56%) Terraform
4 21 (4.54%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.16%) Puppet
6 10 (2.16%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.08%) Nagios
7 5 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (0.86%) Packer
8 4 (0.86%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.65%) Grafana
10 2 (0.43%) Nmap
10 2 (0.43%) SCCM
10 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.22%) Consul
11 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.22%) Mesos
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 64 (13.82%) Google
2 55 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.64%) SAP
4 20 (4.32%) Cloudera
4 20 (4.32%) Hortonworks
4 20 (4.32%) Twitter
5 18 (3.89%) Facebook
6 17 (3.67%) Adobe
7 14 (3.02%) VMware
8 12 (2.59%) IBM
9 11 (2.38%) Informatica
9 11 (2.38%) Talend
10 10 (2.16%) Cisco
10 10 (2.16%) YouTube
11 9 (1.94%) Databricks
12 8 (1.73%) Dataiku
12 8 (1.73%) Oracle
13 7 (1.51%) New Relic
13 7 (1.51%) ServiceNow
14 6 (1.30%) Xamarin