Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 733 653 706
Rank change year-on-year -80 +53 -51
Permanent jobs citing Blog 477 670 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.85% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 365 531 494
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,200 £27,500 £24,300
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 75630 78725 90575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.24% 41.03% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56792 64594 72517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 -40 459 £50,000 - 59
London -89 238 £60,000 +14.29% 26
UK excluding London -6 227 £40,000 - 35
East of England +54 61 £50,000 +17.65% 4
South East +17 59 £45,000 +5.88% 10
North of England -1 54 £35,000 +3.70% 14
North West -25 36 £35,000 - 8
Midlands +27 27 £30,000 -25.00% 4
West Midlands +32 20 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire +41 16 £40,000 +33.33% 6
South West +3 14 £29,250 -26.88% 1
East Midlands +27 7 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland -22 7 £50,000 +66.67%
Wales +12 5 £65,000 +23.81% 2
North East - 2 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Blog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Blog.

1 163 (34.17%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (33.54%) Marketing
3 147 (30.82%) JavaScript
4 101 (21.17%) .NET
5 97 (20.34%) SQL
5 97 (20.34%) SQL Server
6 94 (19.71%) HTML
7 92 (19.29%) Social Media
8 91 (19.08%) C#
8 91 (19.08%) GitHub
9 86 (18.03%) Microsoft
10 85 (17.82%) Open Source
11 81 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
12 79 (16.56%) Linux
12 79 (16.56%) NoSQL
13 78 (16.35%) User Experience
13 78 (16.35%) TDD
14 77 (16.14%) CSS
15 76 (15.93%) E-Commerce
16 75 (15.72%) Degree
17 72 (15.09%) Presales
18 69 (14.47%) Finance
19 67 (14.05%) MVC
19 67 (14.05%) Java
19 67 (14.05%) Computer Science
19 67 (14.05%) Git (software)
20 66 (13.84%) BDD
21 65 (13.63%) PHP
22 63 (13.21%) Node.js
23 61 (12.79%) Analytics

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 35 (7.34%) CMS
2 17 (3.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (2.52%) Apache
4 11 (2.31%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.31%) nginx
5 10 (2.10%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.10%) Mule
5 10 (2.10%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.89%) WordPress
7 7 (1.47%) Drupal
8 6 (1.26%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.05%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.84%) JBoss
10 4 (0.84%) SAS
11 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.63%) GIMP
6 3 (0.63%) SPSS
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.42%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.21%) Houdini
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
8 1 (0.21%) Maya
8 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.21%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 24 (5.03%) Magento
2 4 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.21%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.08%) GitHub
2 81 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (5.24%) Google Analytics
4 25 (5.24%) IaaS
5 24 (5.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (3.77%) SaaS
7 14 (2.94%) AdWords
8 13 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (2.10%) Office 365
10 7 (1.47%) MailChimp
10 7 (1.47%) npm
11 6 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.05%) PaaS
13 4 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.63%) Google Play
14 3 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
15 2 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.43%) Internet
2 30 (6.29%) HTTP
3 18 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.35%) SSL
5 15 (3.14%) Wireless
6 14 (2.94%) DNS
6 14 (2.94%) WAN
6 14 (2.94%) Wireless Security
7 13 (2.73%) tcpdump
7 13 (2.73%) Wireshark
8 12 (2.52%) LAN
8 12 (2.52%) SMTP
9 9 (1.89%) Firewall
9 9 (1.89%) SAN
10 8 (1.68%) Intranet
10 8 (1.68%) VPN
11 4 (0.84%) IPsec
11 4 (0.84%) Skype
11 4 (0.84%) WebEx
12 2 (0.42%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 79 (16.56%) NoSQL
3 48 (10.06%) MySQL
4 38 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (5.87%) Hadoop
6 27 (5.66%) Big Data
7 23 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (4.19%) Geospatial Data
9 18 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (3.77%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.77%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (2.31%) Data Mining
14 9 (1.89%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 67 (14.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.19%) Bitbucket
3 19 (3.98%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.56%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.35%) Selenium
6 15 (3.14%) JIRA
7 14 (2.94%) IDA Disassembler
7 14 (2.94%) OllyDbg
7 14 (2.94%) WinDbg
8 13 (2.73%) Burp Suite
8 13 (2.73%) Hudson
9 12 (2.52%) gulp
10 11 (2.31%) webpack
11 9 (1.89%) Maven
11 9 (1.89%) NUnit
12 8 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.47%) JUnit
14 6 (1.26%) SpecFlow
14 6 (1.26%) Travis CI
15 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 160 (33.54%) Marketing
2 69 (14.47%) Finance
3 55 (11.53%) Retail
4 31 (6.50%) Advertising
5 19 (3.98%) Publishing
6 15 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.31%) Electronics
8 10 (2.10%) Law
9 9 (1.89%) Brand Awareness
10 8 (1.68%) Automotive
10 8 (1.68%) Games
10 8 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.84%) Banking
11 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.21%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 175 (36.69%) Developer
2 58 (12.16%) Consultant
3 47 (9.85%) Senior Developer
4 43 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 41 (8.60%) C# Developer
6 32 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (6.08%) Presales Consultant
8 26 (5.45%) PHP Developer
9 25 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (5.03%) Architect
10 24 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 22 (4.61%) Software Developer
12 21 (4.40%) Digital Executive
13 20 (4.19%) Analyst
14 18 (3.77%) Cisco Consultant
14 18 (3.77%) Cisco Presales Consultant
15 17 (3.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 16 (3.35%) Marketing Executive
17 13 (2.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (21.17%) .NET
2 94 (19.71%) HTML
3 77 (16.14%) CSS
4 63 (13.21%) Node.js
5 58 (12.16%) AngularJS
6 54 (11.32%) RESTful
7 52 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (8.81%) React
9 40 (8.39%) ASP.NET
9 40 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (6.29%) HTML5
11 27 (5.66%) WCF
12 25 (5.24%) Web Services
13 24 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 21 (4.40%) Spring
15 18 (3.77%) .NET Framework
16 17 (3.56%) REST
16 17 (3.56%) Ruby on Rails
17 16 (3.35%) XML
18 15 (3.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 92 (19.29%) Social Media
2 78 (16.35%) User Experience
3 67 (14.05%) Computer Science
4 41 (8.60%) Mobile App
5 31 (6.50%) Algorithms
6 30 (6.29%) Digital Media
7 25 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (3.56%) Management Information System
10 16 (3.35%) Replication
11 13 (2.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 12 (2.52%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (2.52%) Public Cloud
13 11 (2.31%) N-Tier
14 10 (2.10%) Hedge funds
15 9 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
17 7 (1.47%) Data Centre
17 7 (1.47%) Fintech
18 5 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.56%) Linux
2 34 (7.13%) Windows
3 18 (3.77%) Unix
4 11 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.68%) Android
6 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.26%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.84%) HPUX
10 2 (0.42%) Debian
10 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (34.17%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (17.82%) Open Source
3 78 (16.35%) TDD
4 76 (15.93%) E-Commerce
5 72 (15.09%) Presales
6 67 (14.05%) MVC
7 66 (13.84%) BDD
8 61 (12.79%) Analytics
9 60 (12.58%) Digital Marketing
10 59 (12.37%) Web Development
11 51 (10.69%) SEO
12 49 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (9.64%) DevOps
13 46 (9.64%) SOA
14 41 (8.60%) Mentoring
15 40 (8.39%) Scrum
16 39 (8.18%) Microservices
17 36 (7.55%) OO
18 34 (7.13%) Coaching
19 29 (6.08%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 147 (30.82%) JavaScript
2 97 (20.34%) SQL
3 91 (19.08%) C#
4 67 (14.05%) Java
5 65 (13.63%) PHP
6 59 (12.37%) Ruby
7 58 (12.16%) Python
8 32 (6.71%) C
9 30 (6.29%) C++
10 27 (5.66%) PowerShell
11 25 (5.24%) Perl
12 19 (3.98%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.35%) Bash Shell
13 16 (3.35%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.73%) Scala
15 11 (2.31%) Go
16 10 (2.10%) Groovy
17 8 (1.68%) R
18 3 (0.63%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 75 (15.72%) Degree
2 19 (3.98%) Master's Degree
3 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.84%) PhD
5 4 (0.84%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.63%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) VCAP
7 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.21%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.21%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.29%) QA
2 12 (2.52%) GCP
3 4 (0.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (8.60%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) vCloud
3 2 (0.42%) VMware NSX
3 2 (0.42%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.77%) Puppet
3 10 (2.10%) Cobbler
4 9 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.84%) Ansible
5 4 (0.84%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.84%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.42%) vRealize
7 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.21%) Nmap
7 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 86 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.27%) Oracle
3 46 (9.64%) Google
4 27 (5.66%) Twitter
5 22 (4.61%) Cisco
5 22 (4.61%) IBM
6 20 (4.19%) HP
7 16 (3.35%) Adobe
7 16 (3.35%) Sybase
8 14 (2.94%) Aruba
8 14 (2.94%) Juniper
9 11 (2.31%) Facebook
9 11 (2.31%) Forcepoint
9 11 (2.31%) MuleSoft
9 11 (2.31%) SAP
9 11 (2.31%) VMware
10 9 (1.89%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.89%) Zend
11 8 (1.68%) Intel
11 8 (1.68%) TIBCO