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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 95 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 9 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 1.76% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.87% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 40
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Author
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1715 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.62% 94.49% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1334 1294
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Author
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Author Salary Trend in Cambridge

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) XML
2 16 (64.00%) Content Management
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) Electronics
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) User Experience
4 9 (36.00%) Information Architecture
4 9 (36.00%) FrameMaker
4 9 (36.00%) RoboHelp
4 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 9 (36.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (36.00%) TeamCity
4 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (28.00%) XSLT
5 7 (28.00%) OO
5 7 (28.00%) Python
5 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 7 (28.00%) C
5 7 (28.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) Line Management
5 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (28.00%) Coaching
6 4 (16.00%) Automotive
7 3 (12.00%) Physics
8 2 (8.00%) Product Management
8 2 (8.00%) HTTP
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (36.00%) RoboHelp
1 9 (36.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
1 9 (36.00%) TeamCity
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Content Management
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Information Architecture
4 7 (28.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) Line Management
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (28.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C
1 7 (28.00%) C++
1 7 (28.00%) Perl
1 7 (28.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Atlassian
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