Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 318 317
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blog 25 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.22% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.59% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 6
West Midlands median annual salary £33,250 £57,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.17% -39.47% +216.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,700 £87,500
90th Percentile £53,375 £72,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3769 4211 3566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.39% 36.50% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3104 2853
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Blog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Blog in the West Midlands

Blog
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blog in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Blog in the West Midlands

Blog
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blog in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Blog in the West Midlands

Blog
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Staffordshire +21 9 £27,500 -57.69%
Warwickshire +6 9 £35,000 +89.19%
Birmingham +7 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Coventry +8 1 £30,000 -
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Blog.

1 20 (80.00%) Marketing
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) Retail
5 12 (48.00%) Degree
5 12 (48.00%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (44.00%) Social Media
7 10 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 10 (40.00%) SEO
7 10 (40.00%) Content Marketing
8 9 (36.00%) Analytics
9 8 (32.00%) Magento
9 8 (32.00%) Pay per click
9 8 (32.00%) Automotive
9 8 (32.00%) Electronics
9 8 (32.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
10 7 (28.00%) GitHub
11 6 (24.00%) CSS3
11 6 (24.00%) HTML5
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Open Source
11 6 (24.00%) Apache
11 6 (24.00%) Ajax
11 6 (24.00%) AdWords
11 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
12 5 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
12 5 (20.00%) LAMP
12 5 (20.00%) jQuery

Blog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) WordPress
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Houdini
2 1 (4.00%) Maya
2 1 (4.00%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) GitHub
2 6 (24.00%) AdWords
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
5 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (4.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (80.00%) Marketing
2 12 (48.00%) Retail
3 8 (32.00%) Automotive
3 8 (32.00%) Electronics
4 3 (12.00%) Advertising
4 3 (12.00%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) SEO Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Executive
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (4.00%) Paid Search Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Artist
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) Ajax
2 6 (24.00%) CSS3
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) LAMP
3 5 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (4.00%) CORBA
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) Samza
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Social Media
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (48.00%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (40.00%) Content Marketing
3 10 (40.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 10 (40.00%) SEO
4 9 (36.00%) Analytics
5 8 (32.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
5 8 (32.00%) Pay per click
6 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.00%) Lead Generation
9 2 (8.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Content Management
9 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (8.00%) Data Acquisition
9 2 (8.00%) Data Ingestion
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) HLSL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Hootsuite
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter