Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 395 569 663
Rank change year-on-year +174 +94 +103
Permanent jobs citing Blog 563 491 500
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.12% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 255 299 357
10th Percentile £31,975 £37,500 £29,450
25th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £80,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.63% +33.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £122,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,200 £142,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%

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 32,608 43,803 58,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.51% 38.59% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23,207 34,115 44,835
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,655
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blog as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blog.

Salary trend for Blog in the UK

Blog
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blog over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Blog in the UK

Blog
Top 16 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 12 April 2021. 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 +167 538 £70,000 -22.22% 58
London +101 320 £75,000 -31.82% 29
UK excluding London +163 212 £50,000 +5.26% 35
Work from Home -46 125 £75,000 -31.82% 14
North of England +92 117 £50,000 +5.26% 14
North West +32 55 £52,500 +10.53% 8
North East +48 35 £37,500 -49.32% 3
South East +101 31 £60,000 +71.43% 8
Midlands +56 31 £40,000 +66.67% 5
Yorkshire +36 27 £31,500 +75.00% 3
South West +7 24 £65,000 +13.04% 2
West Midlands +39 18 - - 4
East Midlands +37 13 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Wales - 5 £45,000 - 4
East of England +43 4 £35,000 - 1
Scotland -4 2 £33,750 -57.81% 2

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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.

1 262 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (34.64%) AWS
3 191 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 178 (31.62%) Finance
5 160 (28.42%) Software Engineering
6 159 (28.24%) Open Source
7 153 (27.18%) Python
8 141 (25.04%) E-Commerce
9 140 (24.87%) Marketing
10 137 (24.33%) Azure
11 123 (21.85%) React
12 115 (20.43%) Web Services
13 113 (20.07%) Lead Generation
14 110 (19.54%) Web Design
15 106 (18.83%) .NET
16 104 (18.47%) GCP
17 102 (18.12%) AngularJS
18 91 (16.16%) DevOps
19 84 (14.92%) Serverless
20 82 (14.56%) Node.js
20 82 (14.56%) Degree
21 81 (14.39%) Kubernetes
22 79 (14.03%) Docker
23 75 (13.32%) Java
24 74 (13.14%) React Native
25 71 (12.61%) Microservices
25 71 (12.61%) Pair Programming
25 71 (12.61%) Asset Management
26 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
27 67 (11.90%) Progressive Web App

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 31 (5.51%) CMS
2 25 (4.44%) WordPress
3 17 (3.02%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (2.31%) Jupyter
5 10 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.42%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.89%) Tornado
8 4 (0.71%) Confluence
8 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.71%) JBoss
8 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.36%) Apache
9 2 (0.36%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (3.91%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.36%) Figma
6 2 (0.36%) GIMP
6 2 (0.36%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Shopify
2 4 (0.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 195 (34.64%) AWS
2 137 (24.33%) Azure
3 104 (18.47%) GCP
4 84 (14.92%) Serverless
5 60 (10.66%) SaaS
6 49 (8.70%) GitHub
7 28 (4.97%) PaaS
8 21 (3.73%) Google Analytics
9 19 (3.37%) Heroku
10 18 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (3.02%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (2.84%) IaaS
13 15 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 15 (2.66%) Asana
14 13 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (2.31%) Datadog
15 12 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
16 11 (1.95%) Amazon ECS
16 11 (1.95%) Power Platform
16 11 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.95%) HTTP
2 10 (1.78%) Firewall
3 5 (0.89%) DAB
4 4 (0.71%) Internet
4 4 (0.71%) Intranet
5 3 (0.53%) DNS
6 2 (0.36%) BGP
6 2 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.36%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.36%) OSPF
6 2 (0.36%) SSL
6 2 (0.36%) Wireless
7 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (6.22%) Relational Database
3 32 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 28 (4.97%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.26%) Redis
6 15 (2.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (1.95%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.24%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.07%) Amazon Athena
10 6 (1.07%) MySQL
10 6 (1.07%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.07%) Power BI
11 5 (0.89%) Data Lake
11 5 (0.89%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.89%) Tableau
12 4 (0.71%) Looker
Development Applications
1 22 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.37%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.37%) TeamCity
3 17 (3.02%) GitLab
4 15 (2.66%) CasperJS
4 15 (2.66%) Grunt
4 15 (2.66%) PhantomJS
5 11 (1.95%) CircleCI
6 9 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (1.60%) Cypress.io
7 8 (1.42%) JIRA
7 8 (1.42%) Maven
8 6 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.07%) Subversion
9 5 (0.89%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.89%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.71%) JUnit
10 4 (0.71%) Mocha
10 4 (0.71%) Mockito
General
1 178 (31.62%) Finance
2 140 (24.87%) Marketing
3 45 (7.99%) Games
4 43 (7.64%) Public Sector
4 43 (7.64%) Retail
5 42 (7.46%) Legal
6 35 (6.22%) Manufacturing
7 30 (5.33%) Advertising
8 29 (5.15%) Telecoms
9 23 (4.09%) Electronics
10 11 (1.95%) Local Government
11 10 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.78%) Publishing
12 9 (1.60%) Law
13 8 (1.42%) Banking
14 7 (1.24%) Brand Awareness
15 5 (0.89%) Back Office
15 5 (0.89%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.71%) German Language
17 2 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 162 (28.77%) Developer
2 119 (21.14%) Software Engineer
3 117 (20.78%) Designer
4 114 (20.25%) Web Designer
5 75 (13.32%) React Developer
6 68 (12.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 46 (8.17%) Senior Developer
8 36 (6.39%) Architect
9 23 (4.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 23 (4.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 18 (3.20%) .NET Developer
10 18 (3.20%) Marketing Manager
11 16 (2.84%) Lead Software Engineer
11 16 (2.84%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (2.66%) Consultant
12 15 (2.66%) Node.js Developer
12 15 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (2.49%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (2.13%) Analyst
14 12 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (21.85%) React
2 115 (20.43%) Web Services
3 106 (18.83%) .NET
4 102 (18.12%) AngularJS
5 82 (14.56%) Node.js
6 74 (13.14%) React Native
7 59 (10.48%) REST
8 54 (9.59%) HTML
9 49 (8.70%) CSS
10 35 (6.22%) Redux
11 29 (5.15%) RESTful
12 25 (4.44%) Kafka
12 25 (4.44%) Sass
13 24 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (4.26%) Spring
14 22 (3.91%) HTML5
15 20 (3.55%) Java EE
16 16 (2.84%) Django
16 16 (2.84%) Spring Boot
17 15 (2.66%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.12%) Social Media
2 47 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.57%) User Experience
4 26 (4.62%) Podcast
5 24 (4.26%) Cloud Native
6 21 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (3.20%) Digital Media
8 13 (2.31%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.07%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.07%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.89%) Acoustics
13 5 (0.89%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.89%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.89%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.71%) e-Learning
15 3 (0.53%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.97%) Linux
2 15 (2.66%) Windows
3 10 (1.78%) Android
3 10 (1.78%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.42%) Unix
6 5 (0.89%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (28.42%) Software Engineering
3 159 (28.24%) Open Source
4 141 (25.04%) E-Commerce
5 113 (20.07%) Lead Generation
6 110 (19.54%) Web Design
7 91 (16.16%) DevOps
8 71 (12.61%) Asset Management
8 71 (12.61%) Microservices
8 71 (12.61%) Pair Programming
9 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
10 67 (11.90%) Progressive Web App
11 65 (11.55%) Web Application Development
12 62 (11.01%) Analytics
13 61 (10.83%) Digital Marketing
14 56 (9.95%) Test Automation
15 53 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (8.88%) TDD
17 48 (8.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 153 (27.18%) Python
3 75 (13.32%) Java
4 56 (9.95%) C#
5 36 (6.39%) TypeScript
6 33 (5.86%) SQL
7 27 (4.80%) Scala
8 26 (4.62%) Ruby
9 23 (4.09%) PHP
10 22 (3.91%) ES6
11 17 (3.02%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.31%) C
13 12 (2.13%) C++
13 12 (2.13%) Go
13 12 (2.13%) Kotlin
14 11 (1.95%) Java 8
15 9 (1.60%) R
16 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.07%) Perl
18 5 (0.89%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 82 (14.56%) Degree
2 24 (4.26%) PhD
3 18 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.71%) CISSP
7 4 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.53%) SANS
9 2 (0.36%) CCIE
9 2 (0.36%) CCNP
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.36%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.18%) CISM
10 1 (0.18%) CRISC
10 1 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.97%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) GDPR
3 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.36%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) GPG13
System Software
1 79 (14.03%) Docker
2 10 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.89%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.89%) Xen
4 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (14.39%) Kubernetes
2 63 (11.19%) Terraform
3 14 (2.49%) Ansible
4 10 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.07%) Consul
5 6 (1.07%) Packer
5 6 (1.07%) Puppet
5 6 (1.07%) Salt
5 6 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.89%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (10.48%) Google
2 43 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.33%) SAP
4 29 (5.15%) Adobe
5 27 (4.80%) Oracle
6 24 (4.26%) IBM
7 22 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.66%) DoubleClick
9 11 (1.95%) Twitter
10 10 (1.78%) Dell
10 10 (1.78%) HubSpot
10 10 (1.78%) MuleSoft
10 10 (1.78%) TIBCO
11 9 (1.60%) Facebook
11 9 (1.60%) Instagram
11 9 (1.60%) YouTube
12 8 (1.42%) PagerDuty
13 7 (1.24%) Ariba
13 7 (1.24%) Pardot
13 7 (1.24%) VMware