Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 293 325
Rank change year-on-year +15 +32 -8
Permanent jobs citing Blog 14 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 23
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.26% -42.17% -39.47%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £19,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,375 £72,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%

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 3,545 3,961 4,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.63% 38.85% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,545 3,139 3,256
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,900 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +21 5 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Solihull - 5 £29,500 -
Warwickshire +28 2 - -
Staffordshire +17 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Coventry +9 1 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Blog.

1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Email Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) SEO
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
3 4 (28.57%) Publishing
3 4 (28.57%) Copywriting
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Content Writing
3 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Automotive
5 2 (14.29%) QNX
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) PaaS
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture

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 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) AdWords
3 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Marketeer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Infotainment
1 2 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Email Marketing
1 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
1 5 (35.71%) SEO
2 4 (28.57%) Content Writing
2 4 (28.57%) Copywriting
2 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (7.14%) Kibana
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Twitter
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) QNX
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) HubSpot
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk