Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 295 306
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blog 6 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.077% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.70% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 13
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £33,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.59% -43.75% -36.84%
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -

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 3,144 3,554 3,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.36% 36.23% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,201 2,661 2,702
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,783 £24,525
90th Percentile £71,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -1 4 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Coventry +21 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Staffordshire +20 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Blog
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) HubSpot
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketer
3 1 (16.67%) Marketeer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HubSpot