Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 553 664 774
Rank change year-on-year +111 +110 -27
Permanent jobs citing Blog 506 485 464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.83% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 358 388 338
Median annual salary £90,000 £60,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +21.83% -6.19%
10th Percentile £39,121 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £92,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -16.67%

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 45,168 58,387 67,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.56% 39.44% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34,687 43,994 53,172
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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 +120 474 £97,500 +62.50% 37
London +95 334 £110,000 +76.00% 12
UK excluding London +109 153 £50,000 +11.11% 27
North of England +120 76 £50,000 +5.26% 8
North West +71 64 £47,500 - 6
Work from Home +16 53 £110,000 +76.00% 1
South West +34 25 £57,500 +130.00% 6
East of England +40 16 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Scotland +44 15 £80,000 +52.38% 2
South East +65 11 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Midlands +55 9 £24,000 -12.73% 1
Yorkshire +59 8 £45,773 -26.41% 1
West Midlands +48 7 £24,000 -40.00%
North East - 4 £72,763 - 1
East Midlands +28 2 £60,000 +124.30% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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.

1 331 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (49.60%) AWS
3 221 (43.68%) Azure
4 206 (40.71%) Software Engineering
5 197 (38.93%) Finance
6 192 (37.94%) GCP
7 184 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 178 (35.18%) Open Source
9 169 (33.40%) Java
10 154 (30.43%) Docker
11 144 (28.46%) Python
12 143 (28.26%) Microservices
13 139 (27.47%) SQL
14 132 (26.09%) Web Services
15 125 (24.70%) Analytics
16 121 (23.91%) Retail
17 119 (23.52%) .NET
18 116 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
18 116 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
19 110 (21.74%) Node.js
20 109 (21.54%) AngularJS
21 107 (21.15%) Asset Management
22 106 (20.95%) Front Office
22 106 (20.95%) Fixed Income
22 106 (20.95%) Derivative
22 106 (20.95%) Kubernetes
23 104 (20.55%) Equities
24 103 (20.36%) NoSQL
25 101 (19.96%) React
26 100 (19.76%) Migration

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 46 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 17 (3.36%) CMS
3 16 (3.16%) JBoss
4 14 (2.77%) IIS
5 12 (2.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (1.98%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.19%) Apache
8 5 (0.99%) Headless CMS
8 5 (0.99%) WordPress
9 4 (0.79%) Confluence
9 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.59%) Drupal
10 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.20%) nginx
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.19%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.59%) Figma
7 3 (0.59%) InVision
7 3 (0.59%) Sketch
8 2 (0.40%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.40%) Stata
9 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) R3 Corda
1 3 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 251 (49.60%) AWS
2 221 (43.68%) Azure
3 192 (37.94%) GCP
4 78 (15.42%) OpenShift
5 31 (6.13%) Amazon ECS
6 30 (5.93%) Amazon SQS
7 29 (5.73%) Amazon EMR
8 28 (5.53%) IBM Cloud
9 24 (4.74%) Serverless
10 20 (3.95%) GitHub
11 18 (3.56%) PaaS
11 18 (3.56%) SaaS
12 16 (3.16%) IaaS
13 14 (2.77%) Office 365
14 12 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (1.58%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
17 6 (1.19%) Slack
18 5 (0.99%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.17%) Internet
2 10 (1.98%) Network Security
3 8 (1.58%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (1.58%) WAN
4 7 (1.38%) SSL
5 6 (1.19%) Firewall
6 4 (0.79%) VPN
6 4 (0.79%) Wireless
7 3 (0.59%) DNS
7 3 (0.59%) IPsec
7 3 (0.59%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.59%) LAN
7 3 (0.59%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.40%) Broadband
9 1 (0.20%) DMZ
9 1 (0.20%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (20.36%) NoSQL
2 61 (12.06%) Amazon Redshift
3 45 (8.89%) Amazon Athena
4 37 (7.31%) Hadoop
5 33 (6.52%) Neo4j
6 22 (4.35%) Big Data
7 21 (4.15%) SQL Server
8 18 (3.56%) MySQL
9 15 (2.96%) Electronic Patient Records
10 10 (1.98%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.78%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (0.99%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.99%) Jackrabbit
12 5 (0.99%) Power BI
12 5 (0.99%) Redis
13 3 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (0.59%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 52 (10.28%) Artifactory
3 34 (6.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 34 (6.72%) Vagrant
4 32 (6.32%) Cucumber
5 20 (3.95%) Android Studio
5 20 (3.95%) Gradle
5 20 (3.95%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.16%) RStudio
7 14 (2.77%) NUnit
8 12 (2.37%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.58%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.58%) JIRA
11 6 (1.19%) Fiddler
11 6 (1.19%) Grunt
11 6 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.79%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.59%) Metasploit
General
1 197 (38.93%) Finance
2 121 (23.91%) Retail
3 106 (20.95%) Front Office
4 84 (16.60%) Marketing
5 81 (16.01%) Banking
6 45 (8.89%) Manufacturing
7 34 (6.72%) Investment Banking
8 31 (6.13%) Public Sector
9 20 (3.95%) Games
10 16 (3.16%) Automotive
11 12 (2.37%) Publishing
12 10 (1.98%) Telecoms
13 8 (1.58%) Billing
14 7 (1.38%) Advertising
15 6 (1.19%) Brand Awareness
16 5 (0.99%) Electronics
17 4 (0.79%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.79%) German Language
18 1 (0.20%) Law
18 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 117 (23.12%) Developer
2 102 (20.16%) Architect
3 49 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 47 (9.29%) Software Engineer
5 45 (8.89%) Lead Architect
6 36 (7.11%) Head of Engineering
7 34 (6.72%) Front Office Developer
8 33 (6.52%) Head of Finance
9 27 (5.34%) Consultant
9 27 (5.34%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 23 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (4.35%) Java Developer
12 21 (4.15%) Technical Leader
13 19 (3.75%) Python Developer
14 18 (3.56%) AWS Developer
14 18 (3.56%) Marketing Manager
15 16 (3.16%) C# Software Engineer
15 16 (3.16%) Data Engineer
15 16 (3.16%) Quantitative Developer
15 16 (3.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (26.09%) Web Services
2 119 (23.52%) .NET
3 110 (21.74%) Node.js
4 109 (21.54%) AngularJS
5 101 (19.96%) React
6 60 (11.86%) HTML
7 53 (10.47%) CSS
8 49 (9.68%) J2EE
9 45 (8.89%) ASP.NET
10 33 (6.52%) Spark Streaming
10 33 (6.52%) TensorFlow
11 30 (5.93%) Redux
12 22 (4.35%) XML
13 20 (3.95%) Ajax
13 20 (3.95%) Dagger
13 20 (3.95%) RxJava
14 19 (3.75%) REST
15 17 (3.36%) Middleware
16 15 (2.96%) HTML5
17 14 (2.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (20.95%) Derivative
1 106 (20.95%) Fixed Income
2 104 (20.55%) Equities
3 90 (17.79%) Hedge funds
4 80 (15.81%) Public Cloud
5 68 (13.44%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (11.86%) Cloud Native
7 54 (10.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 50 (9.88%) Equity Derivative
9 44 (8.70%) Mobile App
10 41 (8.10%) Social Media
11 34 (6.72%) AS400
12 31 (6.13%) Acoustics
13 30 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (5.53%) User Experience
15 12 (2.37%) Private Cloud
16 11 (2.17%) Life Science
17 9 (1.78%) Algorithms
18 8 (1.58%) NHS
19 6 (1.19%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.49%) Windows
2 45 (8.89%) Linux
3 43 (8.50%) Android
3 43 (8.50%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (1.19%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.59%) CentOS
7 3 (0.59%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.40%) AIX
8 2 (0.40%) Unix
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (40.71%) Software Engineering
3 178 (35.18%) Open Source
4 143 (28.26%) Microservices
5 125 (24.70%) Analytics
6 116 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 116 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (21.15%) Asset Management
8 100 (19.76%) Migration
9 90 (17.79%) Portfolio Management
10 88 (17.39%) Decision-Making
10 88 (17.39%) Investment Management
11 86 (17.00%) Machine Learning
12 84 (16.60%) Mentoring
13 81 (16.01%) DevOps
14 79 (15.61%) Scrum
15 78 (15.42%) TDD
16 71 (14.03%) Coaching
17 65 (12.85%) Data Analytics
18 59 (11.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 184 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 169 (33.40%) Java
3 144 (28.46%) Python
4 139 (27.47%) SQL
5 85 (16.80%) C#
6 69 (13.64%) R
7 59 (11.66%) C++
8 54 (10.67%) Kotlin
9 36 (7.11%) PHP
10 34 (6.72%) RPG
11 21 (4.15%) Objective-C
12 20 (3.95%) Apple Swift
12 20 (3.95%) Ruby
13 15 (2.96%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.37%) Java 8
15 11 (2.17%) Perl
16 8 (1.58%) ES6
17 7 (1.38%) Go
18 5 (0.99%) C
18 5 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (9.49%) Degree
2 9 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.38%) PhD
4 6 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.79%) MBA
5 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.59%) CCDP
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.40%) OSCP
7 2 (0.40%) SANS
8 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) RHCE
8 1 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.55%) GDPR
2 7 (1.38%) QA
3 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.79%) PMO
5 2 (0.40%) AICPA
5 2 (0.40%) COBIT
5 2 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.40%) NIST
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 154 (30.43%) Docker
2 32 (6.32%) VirtualBox
3 22 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (3.95%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.59%) RACF
6 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 106 (20.95%) Kubernetes
2 67 (13.24%) Terraform
3 55 (10.87%) Ansible
4 35 (6.92%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (3.36%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (1.58%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.19%) Puppet
7 6 (1.19%) SCCM
8 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.59%) Nmap
9 3 (0.59%) Packer
10 2 (0.40%) Mesos
11 1 (0.20%) Consul
11 1 (0.20%) cPanel
11 1 (0.20%) Grafana
11 1 (0.20%) Graphite
11 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 72 (14.23%) Google
2 48 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.52%) Cloudera
3 33 (6.52%) Hortonworks
4 28 (5.53%) IBM
5 26 (5.14%) VMware
6 18 (3.56%) Informatica
6 18 (3.56%) Talend
7 17 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.77%) New Relic
9 13 (2.57%) Adobe
10 12 (2.37%) SAP
11 11 (2.17%) Facebook
12 10 (1.98%) Cisco
13 8 (1.58%) Twitter
14 6 (1.19%) Cognizant
14 6 (1.19%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.99%) CrowdStrike
15 5 (0.99%) Oracle
15 5 (0.99%) YouTube