Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 694 773 674
Rank change year-on-year +79 -99 +31
Permanent jobs citing Blog 443 418 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.60% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 302 299 479
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,250 £80,000 £72,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +8.28%

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 62,584 70,139 70,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.84% 40.51% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47,950 54,146 57,218
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +93 424 £57,500 +21.05% 89
London +115 278 £60,000 +9.09% 53
UK excluding London +13 150 £42,500 +21.43% 41
South West +49 39 £25,000 -28.57% 8
North of England +42 38 £45,000 +28.57% 12
North West +43 34 £45,000 +28.57% 6
East of England +18 27 £42,500 +8.97% 4
South East -17 21 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Midlands 0 13 £32,500 +1.56% 8
Scotland +15 11 £55,000 +76.00% 5
East Midlands +20 7 £26,000 +8.33% 5
West Midlands +14 6 £65,000 +92.59% 3
Yorkshire +20 3 £63,602 +69.60% 3
Wales +8 1 £45,000 +18.42%
North East - 1 £30,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (32.96%) Marketing
3 116 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 112 (25.28%) Amazon AWS
5 105 (23.70%) Open Source
6 100 (22.57%) HTML
6 100 (22.57%) JavaScript
7 98 (22.12%) Java
7 98 (22.12%) Kubernetes
8 95 (21.44%) Degree
9 94 (21.22%) C#
9 94 (21.22%) Docker
10 92 (20.77%) CSS
11 91 (20.54%) Finance
11 91 (20.54%) Google Cloud Platform
12 85 (19.19%) Google
13 82 (18.51%) Python
14 78 (17.61%) SQL
14 78 (17.61%) Microservices
15 75 (16.93%) AngularJS
15 75 (16.93%) Retail
15 75 (16.93%) Node.js
16 73 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
16 73 (16.48%) Social Media
17 71 (16.03%) DevOps
18 64 (14.45%) .NET
19 63 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
20 60 (13.54%) TDD
21 57 (12.87%) Digital Marketing
21 57 (12.87%) 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 31 (7.00%) Apache Spark
2 22 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.39%) WordPress
4 14 (3.16%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (2.93%) Ethereum
5 13 (2.93%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.48%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.26%) CMS
8 8 (1.81%) Marvel
9 7 (1.58%) Mule
10 5 (1.13%) Confluence
11 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.68%) JBoss
11 3 (0.68%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.45%) Apache
12 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (3.84%) Photoshop
2 14 (3.16%) InVision
2 14 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.16%) Snapchat
3 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.81%) Flinto
5 8 (1.81%) Pixate
6 7 (1.58%) AutoCAD
6 7 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.13%) InDesign
8 4 (0.90%) Mathcad
8 4 (0.90%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.68%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.68%) Maya
10 1 (0.23%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.23%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 112 (25.28%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (20.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 73 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (9.71%) GitHub
5 37 (8.35%) Slack
6 36 (8.13%) PaaS
7 34 (7.67%) SaaS
8 33 (7.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 26 (5.87%) Serverless
10 23 (5.19%) IaaS
11 13 (2.93%) IBM Cloud
11 13 (2.93%) OpenShift
12 12 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (2.48%) Google Analytics
14 7 (1.58%) Office 365
15 6 (1.35%) Amazon SageMaker
15 6 (1.35%) MailChimp
16 5 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
16 5 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.42%) HTTP
2 14 (3.16%) Firewall
3 10 (2.26%) Intranet
3 10 (2.26%) VPN
4 6 (1.35%) Internet
5 4 (0.90%) IPFS
6 3 (0.68%) SSL
7 2 (0.45%) Network Security
7 2 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.45%) SAN
7 2 (0.45%) Skype
8 1 (0.23%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.23%) PBX
8 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.35%) Blockchain
2 32 (7.22%) Big Data
2 32 (7.22%) NoSQL
2 32 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (6.77%) Couchbase
4 27 (6.09%) Redis
5 25 (5.64%) MongoDB
6 19 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (3.84%) MySQL
8 15 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.39%) SQL Server
9 12 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.48%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.35%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.13%) InfluxDB
12 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 40 (9.03%) JIRA
2 34 (7.67%) TeamCity
3 28 (6.32%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.87%) Git (software)
5 21 (4.74%) CircleCI
5 21 (4.74%) GoCD
6 15 (3.39%) SpecFlow
7 14 (3.16%) Selenium
8 10 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 8 (1.81%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.58%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.35%) Axure RP
12 6 (1.35%) Grunt
13 5 (1.13%) Gatling
14 4 (0.90%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.90%) webpack
15 3 (0.68%) Moq
General
1 146 (32.96%) Marketing
2 91 (20.54%) Finance
3 75 (16.93%) Retail
4 53 (11.96%) Manufacturing
5 41 (9.26%) Electronics
5 41 (9.26%) Telecoms
6 34 (7.67%) Games
7 16 (3.61%) Advertising
7 16 (3.61%) Banking
8 13 (2.93%) Law
9 11 (2.48%) Publishing
10 10 (2.26%) Legal
11 9 (2.03%) German Language
12 8 (1.81%) Brand Awareness
12 8 (1.81%) French Language
12 8 (1.81%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.90%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (25.06%) Developer
2 48 (10.84%) Software Engineer
3 32 (7.22%) Architect
4 26 (5.87%) .NET Developer
5 22 (4.97%) Senior Developer
6 21 (4.74%) Author
6 21 (4.74%) C# Developer
6 21 (4.74%) Consultant
6 21 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (4.74%) Technical Author
7 20 (4.51%) Technical Writer
8 19 (4.29%) Designer
8 19 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
9 15 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (3.16%) Junior
11 13 (2.93%) Marketing Executive
11 13 (2.93%) PHP Developer
12 12 (2.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (22.57%) HTML
2 92 (20.77%) CSS
3 75 (16.93%) AngularJS
3 75 (16.93%) Node.js
4 64 (14.45%) .NET
5 47 (10.61%) Kafka
6 44 (9.93%) ASP.NET
7 41 (9.26%) React
8 29 (6.55%) HTML5
8 29 (6.55%) Spring
9 27 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (6.09%) CSS3
9 27 (6.09%) REST
9 27 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET Core
10 23 (5.19%) Spring Boot
11 22 (4.97%) Play Framework
12 21 (4.74%) Ajax
12 21 (4.74%) Akka
13 20 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.48%) Social Media
2 47 (10.61%) User Experience
3 45 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (6.09%) e-Learning
5 25 (5.64%) Cloud Native
6 24 (5.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (4.97%) Data Structures
8 17 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (3.61%) Public Cloud
9 16 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (3.39%) Fintech
10 15 (3.39%) Management Information System
11 14 (3.16%) Data Centre
12 13 (2.93%) Algorithms
13 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (2.26%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.81%) PDA
15 7 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (1.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.03%) Linux
2 29 (6.55%) Android
3 25 (5.64%) Windows
4 23 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.35%) Unix
6 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 105 (23.70%) Open Source
4 78 (17.61%) Microservices
5 71 (16.03%) DevOps
6 63 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (13.54%) TDD
8 57 (12.87%) Computer Science
8 57 (12.87%) Digital Marketing
9 56 (12.64%) Analytics
9 56 (12.64%) Test Automation
10 50 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 50 (11.29%) Scrum
11 43 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (9.71%) Thought Leadership
12 42 (9.48%) BDD
13 40 (9.03%) Web Development
14 38 (8.58%) Programme Management
15 36 (8.13%) SEO
16 33 (7.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 100 (22.57%) JavaScript
2 98 (22.12%) Java
3 94 (21.22%) C#
4 82 (18.51%) Python
5 78 (17.61%) SQL
6 45 (10.16%) Scala
7 29 (6.55%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.87%) Go
9 24 (5.42%) C
10 23 (5.19%) Bash Shell
11 22 (4.97%) C++
12 20 (4.51%) PHP
13 17 (3.84%) PowerShell
14 16 (3.61%) Clojure
14 16 (3.61%) Ruby
15 15 (3.39%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.48%) Solidity
17 8 (1.81%) R
18 5 (1.13%) Kotlin
18 5 (1.13%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 95 (21.44%) Degree
2 38 (8.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (5.42%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.58%) CISSP
6 6 (1.35%) PhD
7 5 (1.13%) CISA
7 5 (1.13%) CISM
7 5 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.13%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) CEH
8 3 (0.68%) CFA
8 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.68%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.68%) SANS
9 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.45%) CCNP
9 2 (0.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.16%) QA
2 9 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.13%) GDPR
3 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) GAMP
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 94 (21.22%) Docker
2 19 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.35%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.45%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 98 (22.12%) Kubernetes
2 38 (8.58%) Ansible
3 34 (7.67%) Terraform
4 33 (7.45%) Puppet
5 31 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (3.84%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (3.16%) Salt
8 9 (2.03%) Nagios
9 6 (1.35%) CFEngine
9 6 (1.35%) Graphite
9 6 (1.35%) StatsD
10 5 (1.13%) Grafana
11 4 (0.90%) Consul
12 3 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 2 (0.45%) Istio
13 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
14 1 (0.23%) logstash
14 1 (0.23%) Nessus
14 1 (0.23%) Nmap
14 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 85 (19.19%) Google
2 53 (11.96%) SAP
3 47 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.90%) Adobe
5 21 (4.74%) Twitter
6 17 (3.84%) Facebook
7 14 (3.16%) WorldPay
8 13 (2.93%) IBM
8 13 (2.93%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.71%) comScore
9 12 (2.71%) Oracle
10 7 (1.58%) Tableau
11 6 (1.35%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.35%) Databricks
11 6 (1.35%) Dataiku
11 6 (1.35%) Hortonworks
12 5 (1.13%) Workday
13 3 (0.68%) Automation Anywhere
13 3 (0.68%) Blue Prism
13 3 (0.68%) UiPath