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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 207 219 202
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 14 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.071% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.076% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 19
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
5107 5239 4908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.36% 93.62% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3805 3852 3927
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Author across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Author Salary Histogram 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 March 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
Newbury - 3 £35,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £31,250 -
Author
South East

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (73.33%) FrameMaker
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Electronics
3 9 (60.00%) PaintShop Pro
3 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (46.67%) Product Management
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe
5 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (33.33%) Streaming Video
6 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Document Management
8 2 (13.33%) RoboHelp
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.67%) Workflow
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.67%) Firewall
9 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
9 1 (6.67%) Content Management
9 1 (6.67%) CESG
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
9 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (6.67%) InDesign
9 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 1 (6.67%) Information Security

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (73.33%) FrameMaker
2 9 (60.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (13.33%) RoboHelp
5 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (6.67%) MS Office
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (6.67%) InDesign
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Electronics
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Product Management
2 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) HNC
1 1 (6.67%) HND
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) CEH
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
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