The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank 83 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 20 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.72% 2.52% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.66% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 7
Average salary £31,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1112 1016 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.78% 94.86% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 962 922 761
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Author
East of England

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 1 £32,500 -
Author
East of England

Author
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (69.05%) XML
1 29 (69.05%) Telecoms
1 29 (69.05%) 2G
1 29 (69.05%) Computer Science
1 29 (69.05%) 3G
2 28 (66.67%) XMetaL
3 19 (45.24%) Degree
4 17 (40.48%) LTE
5 13 (30.95%) Content Management
5 13 (30.95%) FrameMaker
6 12 (28.57%) XMLSpy
6 12 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 12 (28.57%) E-Learning
6 12 (28.57%) Workflow
7 11 (26.19%) HNC
7 11 (26.19%) RoboHelp
7 11 (26.19%) Adobe
7 11 (26.19%) PaintShop Pro
8 10 (23.81%) Acrobat
9 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
12 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (4.76%) Time Management
14 1 (2.38%) Windows
14 1 (2.38%) HTML
14 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
14 1 (2.38%) Software Testing

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (66.67%) XMetaL
2 13 (30.95%) FrameMaker
3 12 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 11 (26.19%) RoboHelp
4 11 (26.19%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (23.81%) Acrobat
6 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) 2G
1 29 (69.05%) 3G
2 17 (40.48%) LTE
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) XMLSpy
General
1 29 (69.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) E-Learning
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Content Management
2 12 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Adobe
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
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