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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 231 223
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Blog 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,947 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

Blog is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1909 2266 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.42% 36.62% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1630 1606
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Blog
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Blog as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (62.50%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) QA
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source
5 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) Riak
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (29.17%) Functional Programming
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) OOP
8 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.67%) WPF
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) Twitter

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 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.17%) Sage X3
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Business One
1 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 8 (33.33%) Riak
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) FogBugz
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Architect
5 3 (12.50%) C# Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Social Media
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Functional Programming
3 7 (29.17%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Microservices
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.17%) GSNA
3 1 (4.17%) IRCA
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) PCI QSA
3 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Epicor
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
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