The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 101 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 27 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.28% 1.61% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.70% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 39
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2048 2358 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.88% 95.12% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1974 2302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Author
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Author Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Author
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Author across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Author Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Author
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Cambridge -4 19 £50,000 +33.33% 4
St Neots - 2 £23,500 -
Author
East of England

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) OO
3 30 (60.00%) C
3 30 (60.00%) C++
4 28 (56.00%) Electronics
5 25 (50.00%) Content Management
6 23 (46.00%) XML
6 23 (46.00%) Eclipse
7 21 (42.00%) Perl
8 20 (40.00%) XSLT
8 20 (40.00%) Python
8 20 (40.00%) Marketing
8 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 20 (40.00%) Coaching
9 14 (28.00%) Line Management
10 13 (26.00%) User Experience
10 13 (26.00%) Atlassian
11 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
11 11 (22.00%) CSS
11 11 (22.00%) Confluence
12 10 (20.00%) SaaS
12 10 (20.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.00%) Java
12 10 (20.00%) Automotive
13 5 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (10.00%) Photoshop
14 4 (8.00%) Degree
14 4 (8.00%) Physics
15 3 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
15 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.00%) FrameMaker
3 2 (4.00%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 28 (56.00%) Electronics
2 20 (40.00%) Marketing
3 10 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 23 (46.00%) XML
3 20 (40.00%) XSLT
4 11 (22.00%) CSS
5 10 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) OO
2 25 (50.00%) Content Management
3 20 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 20 (40.00%) Coaching
4 14 (28.00%) Line Management
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C
1 30 (60.00%) C++
2 21 (42.00%) Perl
3 20 (40.00%) Python
4 10 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.00%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + top benefits
Posted: 18 days ago