The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Author in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 77 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 21 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.98% 1.65% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.72% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 23
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -20.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Author
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1015 1104 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.75% 95.58% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 893 958 932
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Author in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Author
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Author across the Bedfordshire region.

Author Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Author
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Author in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Author in their job title.

1 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
1 22 (55.00%) 2G
1 22 (55.00%) 3G
1 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (42.50%) LTE
2 17 (42.50%) HNC
3 16 (40.00%) Publishing
4 13 (32.50%) SAP
5 5 (12.50%) XMetaL
5 5 (12.50%) E-Learning
5 5 (12.50%) Content Management
5 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 5 (12.50%) XMLSpy
5 5 (12.50%) Workflow
5 5 (12.50%) FrameMaker
5 5 (12.50%) Wiki

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Author in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (12.50%) XMetaL
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 5 (12.50%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) 2G
1 22 (55.00%) 3G
2 17 (42.50%) LTE
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) XMLSpy
General
1 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (40.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) E-Learning
2 5 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Content Management
1 5 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) HNC
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) SAP
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
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