Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 674 753 759
Rank change year-on-year +79 +6 -65
Permanent jobs citing Blog 444 430 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.66% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 319 296 357
UK median annual salary £54,806 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.35% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,988 £28,300
90th Percentile £87,750 £94,375 £84,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 54,699 65,276 71,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.83% 39.39% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41,039 49,938 52,994
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,704 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 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 +71 407 £55,000 - 69
London +61 229 £60,000 -6.25% 25
UK excluding London +89 184 £45,000 +5.88% 51
North of England +17 50 £50,000 +37.93% 15
South East +30 44 £45,000 -10.00% 11
North West +24 41 £50,000 +33.33% 6
South West +12 25 £35,000 -30.00% 4
East of England +98 24 £55,000 +107.94% 5
Scotland +27 21 £41,250 -22.54% 6
Midlands +19 19 £25,000 -23.66% 9
West Midlands +30 12 £25,000 -24.24% 6
Yorkshire +4 8 £57,275 -11.88% 3
East Midlands +25 7 £27,500 +37.50% 3
North East +9 1 - - 6
Wales +2 1 £25,000 -41.18%
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 176 (39.64%) Marketing
2 164 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (26.58%) Degree
4 102 (22.97%) JavaScript
5 95 (21.40%) Finance
6 89 (20.05%) Digital Marketing
6 89 (20.05%) AWS
7 88 (19.82%) Social Media
8 87 (19.59%) Software Engineering
9 80 (18.02%) Azure
10 77 (17.34%) Python
11 75 (16.89%) DevOps
12 73 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
13 71 (15.99%) HTML
14 69 (15.54%) Docker
15 68 (15.32%) CSS
16 65 (14.64%) User Experience
17 63 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
17 63 (14.19%) Google
18 61 (13.74%) Manufacturing
19 59 (13.29%) Java
20 58 (13.06%) SQL
21 57 (12.84%) Retail
21 57 (12.84%) Computer Science
22 56 (12.61%) Git (software)
22 56 (12.61%) Microsoft
23 55 (12.39%) SAP
23 55 (12.39%) Telecoms
24 53 (11.94%) Public Sector
25 52 (11.71%) Kubernetes

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 23 (5.18%) Confluence
2 21 (4.73%) Apache Spark
3 12 (2.70%) CMS
4 10 (2.25%) WordPress
5 8 (1.80%) Headless CMS
6 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.13%) nginx
8 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.23%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) IIS
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (4.28%) Sketch
2 17 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.93%) Figma
3 13 (2.93%) InVision
3 13 (2.93%) Marvel
3 13 (2.93%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (1.58%) RoboHelp
6 4 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.45%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Shopify
2 5 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.68%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.68%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.23%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 89 (20.05%) AWS
2 80 (18.02%) Azure
3 48 (10.81%) GCP
4 45 (10.14%) SaaS
5 35 (7.88%) Office 365
6 32 (7.21%) GitHub
7 22 (4.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 17 (3.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (3.38%) Google Analytics
10 10 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (2.25%) Serverless
11 9 (2.03%) Amazon SageMaker
11 9 (2.03%) IaaS
12 8 (1.80%) PaaS
13 7 (1.58%) Azure Functions
13 7 (1.58%) Firebase
14 6 (1.35%) G Suite
14 6 (1.35%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.93%) Firewall
2 11 (2.48%) DNS
3 10 (2.25%) Internet
3 10 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.03%) VPN
5 7 (1.58%) Network Security
6 6 (1.35%) SAN
6 6 (1.35%) VLAN
7 5 (1.13%) DHCP
8 4 (0.90%) HTTP
8 4 (0.90%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.90%) WAN
9 3 (0.68%) Intranet
10 2 (0.45%) LAN
10 2 (0.45%) SMS
10 2 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.23%) FTP
11 1 (0.23%) SMTP
11 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.21%) NoSQL
2 23 (5.18%) MySQL
3 19 (4.28%) Hadoop
3 19 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.93%) Neo4j
6 10 (2.25%) Big Data
7 9 (2.03%) SQL Server
8 7 (1.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (1.58%) Couchbase
8 7 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.90%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.90%) Flink
12 3 (0.68%) BigQuery
12 3 (0.68%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.68%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 56 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 46 (10.36%) Jenkins
3 40 (9.01%) JIRA
4 27 (6.08%) TeamCity
5 21 (4.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 17 (3.83%) Vagrant
7 16 (3.60%) JUnit
8 13 (2.93%) Gatling
9 12 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (2.48%) Fiddler
10 11 (2.48%) Selenium
11 9 (2.03%) Axure RP
12 8 (1.80%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.13%) Mockito
13 5 (1.13%) RSpec
14 4 (0.90%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.90%) WebDriver
15 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
16 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 176 (39.64%) Marketing
2 95 (21.40%) Finance
3 61 (13.74%) Manufacturing
4 57 (12.84%) Retail
5 55 (12.39%) Telecoms
6 53 (11.94%) Public Sector
7 42 (9.46%) Electronics
8 23 (5.18%) Advertising
9 22 (4.95%) Banking
10 21 (4.73%) Legal
11 20 (4.50%) Publishing
12 17 (3.83%) Brand Awareness
13 14 (3.15%) Games
14 6 (1.35%) Law
15 5 (1.13%) German Language
16 4 (0.90%) Automotive
16 4 (0.90%) Back Office
16 4 (0.90%) French Language
16 4 (0.90%) Local Government
16 4 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (23.20%) Developer
2 40 (9.01%) Architect
3 30 (6.76%) Software Engineer
4 28 (6.31%) Consultant
5 25 (5.63%) Marketing Executive
6 20 (4.50%) Designer
7 19 (4.28%) Senior Developer
8 17 (3.83%) Java Developer
9 15 (3.38%) Web Developer
10 14 (3.15%) Author
10 14 (3.15%) Digital Executive
10 14 (3.15%) Technical Author
11 13 (2.93%) Lead Developer
11 13 (2.93%) Marketing Manager
12 12 (2.70%) .NET Developer
12 12 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (2.70%) QA Engineer
13 11 (2.48%) Senior Manager
13 11 (2.48%) Software QA Engineer
13 11 (2.48%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.99%) HTML
2 68 (15.32%) CSS
3 34 (7.66%) React
4 30 (6.76%) REST
5 29 (6.53%) HTML5
6 25 (5.63%) AngularJS
7 24 (5.41%) Spring
8 22 (4.95%) .NET
9 20 (4.50%) Web Services
10 19 (4.28%) CSS3
10 19 (4.28%) Node.js
11 17 (3.83%) Natural Language Processing
12 16 (3.60%) RESTful
12 16 (3.60%) Spring Boot
12 16 (3.60%) TensorFlow
13 14 (3.15%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (2.93%) Spark Streaming
15 12 (2.70%) Ajax
15 12 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 88 (19.82%) Social Media
2 73 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (14.64%) User Experience
4 30 (6.76%) Mobile App
5 25 (5.63%) Cloud Native
6 21 (4.73%) Public Cloud
6 21 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.70%) Acoustics
7 12 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.48%) Podcast
9 10 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.80%) Graphic Design
12 7 (1.58%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.13%) Raspberry Pi
13 5 (1.13%) SIMD
13 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.66%) Linux
2 20 (4.50%) Android
3 19 (4.28%) Windows
4 14 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.25%) Unix
6 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.90%) CentOS
7 4 (0.90%) Debian
7 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.45%) Solaris
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (20.05%) Digital Marketing
3 87 (19.59%) Software Engineering
4 75 (16.89%) DevOps
5 63 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (12.84%) Computer Science
7 49 (11.04%) Mentoring
8 48 (10.81%) Microservices
9 47 (10.59%) Analytics
10 45 (10.14%) Data Science
10 45 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (9.91%) Programme Management
12 43 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (9.01%) Test Automation
13 40 (9.01%) Unit Testing
14 38 (8.56%) CRM
15 37 (8.33%) Open Source
15 37 (8.33%) TDD
16 36 (8.11%) BDD
16 36 (8.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 102 (22.97%) JavaScript
2 77 (17.34%) Python
3 59 (13.29%) Java
4 58 (13.06%) SQL
5 41 (9.23%) C#
6 29 (6.53%) C++
7 25 (5.63%) PHP
8 24 (5.41%) R
9 20 (4.50%) Java 8
9 20 (4.50%) Ruby
10 18 (4.05%) C
11 10 (2.25%) Perl
12 8 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.58%) Go
13 7 (1.58%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.58%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.35%) Scala
15 5 (1.13%) ES6
16 4 (0.90%) Lua
16 4 (0.90%) Rust
Qualifications
1 118 (26.58%) Degree
2 45 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.48%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.03%) CISM
6 8 (1.80%) CISA
6 8 (1.80%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.80%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.35%) CCNP
7 6 (1.35%) CISSP
7 6 (1.35%) MBA
7 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.13%) CCNA
8 5 (1.13%) CIPD
8 5 (1.13%) PhD
9 4 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.90%) CRISC
9 4 (0.90%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.68%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.78%) QA
2 19 (4.28%) GDPR
3 8 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.90%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) WCAG
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 69 (15.54%) Docker
2 12 (2.70%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.45%) etcd
4 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.45%) XenApp
4 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) Snort
5 1 (0.23%) Varnish
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (11.71%) Kubernetes
2 37 (8.33%) Terraform
3 28 (6.31%) Ansible
4 13 (2.93%) Docker Swarm
4 13 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.70%) Puppet
6 8 (1.80%) Nagios
7 4 (0.90%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.68%) Packer
9 2 (0.45%) Consul
9 2 (0.45%) Grafana
9 2 (0.45%) SCCM
9 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.23%) Nmap
10 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (14.19%) Google
2 56 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 55 (12.39%) SAP
4 34 (7.66%) Adobe
5 23 (5.18%) Twitter
6 18 (4.05%) Facebook
7 13 (2.93%) Cloudera
7 13 (2.93%) Hortonworks
8 12 (2.70%) Databricks
9 10 (2.25%) Cisco
9 10 (2.25%) Oracle
10 9 (2.03%) Dataiku
11 8 (1.80%) Instagram
11 8 (1.80%) VMware
11 8 (1.80%) YouTube
12 7 (1.58%) Pardot
13 6 (1.35%) Marketo
14 5 (1.13%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.13%) HubSpot
15 4 (0.90%) Blue Prism