The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 219 210 185
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 5 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.28% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.30% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 29
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
Author
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Author
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Author Salary Trend in Berkshire

Author
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Reading - 1 £35,000 -
Author
South East

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) FrameMaker
3 1 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) XMetaL
3 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (37.50%) FrameMaker
2 1 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (12.50%) XMetaL
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
2 1 (12.50%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DWDM
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) CAD
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
1 1 (12.50%) Product Management
1 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HNC
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee
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