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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 239 215
Rank change year-on-year +46 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Blog 17 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.089% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 4
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £62,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  

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 1674 2239 1676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 34.94% 36.24% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1653 1426
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Staffordshire - 9 £57,500 -
Birmingham +25 4 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Warwickshire +29 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) Open Source
3 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (35.48%) QA
6 10 (32.26%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (25.81%) Functional Programming
9 7 (22.58%) Riak
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (22.58%) Degree
9 7 (22.58%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) OOP
10 6 (19.35%) jQuery
10 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (19.35%) Microservices
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Java
12 4 (12.90%) Spring

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 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.23%) NetSuite
1 1 (3.23%) Sage X3
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
1 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Skype
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 7 (22.58%) Riak
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ant
1 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) FogBugz
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
1 2 (6.45%) German Language
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Lead Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Digital Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Architect
6 3 (9.68%) C# Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.90%) Node.js
6 4 (12.90%) Spring
6 4 (12.90%) Spring MVC
6 4 (12.90%) WPF
7 2 (6.45%) Middleware
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) Open Source
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) Functional Programming
6 7 (22.58%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) Microservices
7 6 (19.35%) OOP
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Kanban
10 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.68%) SOA
11 2 (6.45%) Complex Event Processing
11 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (6.45%) Information Security
11 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
11 2 (6.45%) People Management
11 2 (6.45%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) Erlang
6 2 (6.45%) F#
6 2 (6.45%) Haskell
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CISA
2 2 (6.45%) CISM
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.23%) GSNA
3 1 (3.23%) IRCA
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PCI QSA
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Epicor
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Infor
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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ECOM
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