Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 435 470 702
Rank change year-on-year +35 +232 +77
Permanent jobs citing Blog 889 227 427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.31% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 253 182 311
10th Percentile £32,504 £27,700 £27,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £39,563 £41,169
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £54,806
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.60% -4.69%
75th Percentile £91,250 £94,688 £73,125
90th Percentile £102,500 £142,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 51,105 17,276 48,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.50% 35.31% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30,627 14,291 37,055
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,565
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £54,486
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +5.53% +3.78%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +39 800 £75,000 +7.14% 89
London +48 584 £75,000 - 57
UK excluding London -104 223 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Work from Home -168 148 £50,000 -33.33% 29
North of England -69 83 £85,000 +30.77% 12
North West -57 46 £85,000 -5.56% 9
South West -51 39 £41,957 +19.88% 5
South East -136 35 £50,000 -9.09% 7
East of England -84 34 £35,000 +68.67% 4
Yorkshire -73 28 £97,500 +174.65% 1
Midlands -104 27 £32,500 -18.75% 5
West Midlands -96 20 £77,500 +258.80% 3
Scotland -76 13 £72,500 +70.59% 2
North East -20 9 - - 2
East Midlands -82 7 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 309 (34.76%) JavaScript
2 298 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 253 (28.46%) Social Skills
5 244 (27.45%) React
6 223 (25.08%) Python
7 218 (24.52%) Marketing
8 214 (24.07%) Finance
9 203 (22.83%) AWS
10 198 (22.27%) Open Source
11 191 (21.48%) Java
12 187 (21.03%) Degree
13 181 (20.36%) Kubernetes
14 175 (19.69%) Mentoring
15 171 (19.24%) Node.js
16 169 (19.01%) Full Stack Development
17 165 (18.56%) Social Media
18 162 (18.22%) Microservices
19 156 (17.55%) TypeScript
20 155 (17.44%) Docker
21 154 (17.32%) GitHub
22 152 (17.10%) Computer Science
22 152 (17.10%) Azure
23 131 (14.74%) CSS
24 128 (14.40%) AngularJS
25 127 (14.29%) C#
26 124 (13.95%) REST
26 124 (13.95%) NoSQL
27 119 (13.39%) DevOps
28 117 (13.16%) MongoDB

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 76 (8.55%) CMS
2 29 (3.26%) WordPress
3 27 (3.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 26 (2.92%) Tornado
5 18 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.35%) Confluence
7 11 (1.24%) Drupal
8 10 (1.12%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.90%) Jupyter
10 7 (0.79%) Apache
10 7 (0.79%) Apache Synapse
11 6 (0.67%) nginx
12 4 (0.45%) Apache Pulsar
12 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (4.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 38 (4.27%) Photoshop
3 24 (2.70%) InDesign
4 20 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (1.69%) GIMP
5 15 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (1.01%) Figma
7 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.56%) Sketch
8 4 (0.45%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.11%) InVision
10 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Shopify
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 203 (22.83%) AWS
2 154 (17.32%) GitHub
3 152 (17.10%) Azure
4 80 (9.00%) SaaS
5 67 (7.54%) Serverless
6 60 (6.75%) PaaS
7 56 (6.30%) GCP
8 42 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 36 (4.05%) Heroku
10 30 (3.37%) Canva
10 30 (3.37%) IaaS
11 27 (3.04%) AWS Lambda
12 26 (2.92%) MailChimp
13 25 (2.81%) Amazon S3
13 25 (2.81%) CloudFront
13 25 (2.81%) npm
14 23 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (2.59%) Amazon ECS
14 23 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (2.59%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.81%) HTTP
2 14 (1.57%) LAN
3 10 (1.12%) Broadband
4 9 (1.01%) SSH
5 8 (0.90%) 5G
6 6 (0.67%) Internet
7 5 (0.56%) DAB
8 3 (0.34%) DNS
9 2 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.11%) DHCP
10 1 (0.11%) Network Security
10 1 (0.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 117 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 95 (10.69%) Relational Database
4 89 (10.01%) PostgreSQL
5 57 (6.41%) Redis
6 38 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 36 (4.05%) MySQL
8 32 (3.60%) SQL Server
9 26 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
11 22 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.69%) Big Data
13 15 (1.69%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.24%) Power BI
15 9 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.90%) Blockchain
17 7 (0.79%) OLAP
17 7 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
18 5 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 87 (9.79%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.60%) webpack
3 31 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 24 (2.70%) Cypress.io
5 18 (2.02%) JIRA
6 16 (1.80%) GitLab
6 16 (1.80%) Maven
7 12 (1.35%) git-flow
7 12 (1.35%) Selenium
8 9 (1.01%) Bitbucket
9 8 (0.90%) JMeter
10 7 (0.79%) Babel
10 7 (0.79%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.67%) Cactus
11 6 (0.67%) gulp
11 6 (0.67%) JUnit
12 5 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.45%) SonarQube
General
1 253 (28.46%) Social Skills
2 218 (24.52%) Marketing
3 214 (24.07%) Finance
4 97 (10.91%) Games
5 77 (8.66%) Legal
6 71 (7.99%) Retail
7 63 (7.09%) Banking
8 61 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (6.86%) Public Sector
9 50 (5.62%) Electronics
10 44 (4.95%) Investment Banking
11 43 (4.84%) Presentation Skills
12 38 (4.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 37 (4.16%) Back Office
14 28 (3.15%) Advertising
15 27 (3.04%) Local Government
16 26 (2.92%) Online Betting
17 21 (2.36%) Financial Institution
17 21 (2.36%) Law
18 20 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 214 (24.07%) Developer
2 138 (15.52%) Software Engineer
3 84 (9.45%) Architect
4 69 (7.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 62 (6.97%) Senior Developer
6 59 (6.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 46 (5.17%) Lead Architect
8 36 (4.05%) JavaScript Engineer
9 34 (3.82%) Lead Security Architect
9 34 (3.82%) Security Architect
10 33 (3.71%) Marketing Executive
10 33 (3.71%) Software Developer
11 31 (3.49%) Backend Developer
11 31 (3.49%) Digital Executive
11 31 (3.49%) Digital Marketing Executive
12 29 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 26 (2.92%) Lead Software Engineer
13 26 (2.92%) Principal Engineer
14 22 (2.47%) SaaS Developer
15 21 (2.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (27.45%) React
2 171 (19.24%) Node.js
3 131 (14.74%) CSS
4 128 (14.40%) AngularJS
5 124 (13.95%) REST
6 109 (12.26%) HTML
7 104 (11.70%) RESTful
7 104 (11.70%) Web Services
8 103 (11.59%) .NET
9 91 (10.24%) Redux
10 80 (9.00%) RabbitMQ
11 61 (6.86%) Vue.js
12 50 (5.62%) Kafka
13 48 (5.40%) .NET Core
13 48 (5.40%) .NET Framework
14 46 (5.17%) Angular 2
15 45 (5.06%) GraphQL
16 43 (4.84%) HTML5
17 38 (4.27%) CSS3
18 32 (3.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 165 (18.56%) Social Media
2 91 (10.24%) User Experience
3 57 (6.41%) Video\Live Streaming
4 48 (5.40%) Algorithms
5 42 (4.72%) Tandem
6 37 (4.16%) Podcast
7 36 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (3.71%) Cloud Native
8 33 (3.71%) Virtual Team
9 26 (2.92%) Photography
10 24 (2.70%) Legacy Systems
11 23 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
12 19 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
13 18 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.80%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.69%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.69%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.46%) Public Cloud
17 12 (1.35%) Legacy Code
17 12 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.75%) Linux
2 39 (4.39%) Unix
3 13 (1.46%) Windows
4 7 (0.79%) Android
4 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.79%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 198 (22.27%) Open Source
4 175 (19.69%) Mentoring
5 169 (19.01%) Full Stack Development
6 162 (18.22%) Microservices
7 152 (17.10%) Computer Science
8 119 (13.39%) DevOps
9 109 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
10 108 (12.15%) Pair Programming
11 100 (11.25%) Thought Leadership
12 94 (10.57%) TDD
13 91 (10.24%) Business Development
14 81 (9.11%) Coaching
15 80 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 76 (8.55%) Fintech
17 74 (8.32%) Machine Learning
18 73 (8.21%) Test Automation
19 69 (7.76%) Presales
19 69 (7.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 309 (34.76%) JavaScript
2 223 (25.08%) Python
3 191 (21.48%) Java
4 156 (17.55%) TypeScript
5 127 (14.29%) C#
6 104 (11.70%) SQL
7 61 (6.86%) Scala
8 59 (6.64%) C++
9 58 (6.52%) Go
10 54 (6.07%) ES6
11 45 (5.06%) PHP
12 39 (4.39%) R
13 34 (3.82%) Ruby
14 30 (3.37%) Kotlin
15 26 (2.92%) C
16 21 (2.36%) Groovy
17 18 (2.02%) ES7
18 16 (1.80%) Rust
18 16 (1.80%) Shell Script
19 13 (1.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 187 (21.03%) Degree
2 108 (12.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (5.62%) Numerate Degree
4 34 (3.82%) CEH
5 17 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.91%) PhD
6 16 (1.80%) Master's Degree
7 14 (1.57%) CCIE
8 12 (1.35%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.79%) CCNP
10 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.22%) CCSP
13 2 (0.22%) CREST Certified
14 1 (0.11%) CCNA
14 1 (0.11%) CISSP
14 1 (0.11%) MCSE
14 1 (0.11%) SANS
14 1 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.95%) QA
2 20 (2.25%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.35%) PSD2
4 8 (0.90%) SLA
5 6 (0.67%) PMO
6 4 (0.45%) GDPR
6 4 (0.45%) GRC
7 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.22%) NIST
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 155 (17.44%) Docker
2 17 (1.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (1.24%) etcd
3 11 (1.24%) Varnish
4 10 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 181 (20.36%) Kubernetes
2 114 (12.82%) Terraform
3 11 (1.24%) Ansible
3 11 (1.24%) Consul
4 10 (1.12%) Grafana
5 8 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.90%) Prometheus
6 6 (0.67%) Puppet
7 5 (0.56%) Packer
8 3 (0.34%) Salt
8 3 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.11%) CASB
9 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.11%) Knative
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.11%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (8.89%) Adobe
2 60 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 46 (5.17%) Oracle
4 43 (4.84%) Google
5 24 (2.70%) Twitter
6 22 (2.47%) Facebook
7 20 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.14%) Instagram
9 16 (1.80%) YouTube
10 15 (1.69%) Cisco
10 15 (1.69%) SAP
11 13 (1.46%) IBM
12 12 (1.35%) Brandwatch
12 12 (1.35%) PagerDuty
13 11 (1.24%) VMware
14 9 (1.01%) Databricks
15 7 (0.79%) NVIDIA
16 4 (0.45%) Delphix
16 4 (0.45%) HubSpot
16 4 (0.45%) Parasoft