The first table below looks at the demand for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 18 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank 211 197 241
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 70 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.83% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.86% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Author
England

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Author
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Author Salary Trend in the East of England

Author
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Author across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Author Salary Histogram in the East of England

Author
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 42 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bedfordshire -4 21 £32,000 -24.70%
Hertfordshire +12 4 £29,500 -26.25%
Essex -33 2 £37,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £24,000 -
Author
England

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 68 (43.04%) HTML
2 63 (39.87%) CSS
3 55 (34.81%) OO
4 53 (33.54%) SaaS
5 48 (30.38%) .NET
6 47 (29.75%) Marketing
7 46 (29.11%) XML
8 42 (26.58%) Java
9 39 (24.68%) Acrobat
9 39 (24.68%) RoboHelp
10 37 (23.42%) C
10 37 (23.42%) C++
10 37 (23.42%) FrameMaker
11 35 (22.15%) PaintShop Pro
12 33 (20.89%) Visual Studio
12 33 (20.89%) Confluence
12 33 (20.89%) Atlassian
13 31 (19.62%) Adobe
14 29 (18.35%) Degree
15 26 (16.46%) Electronics
16 22 (13.92%) Publishing
17 19 (12.03%) E-Learning
18 17 (10.76%) MS Office
19 16 (10.13%) Animation
20 15 (9.49%) Adobe Illustrator
20 15 (9.49%) Windows
21 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
22 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
22 11 (6.96%) Finance
23 10 (6.33%) Web 2.0

Author
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (20.89%) Confluence
2 4 (2.53%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (24.68%) Acrobat
1 39 (24.68%) RoboHelp
2 37 (23.42%) FrameMaker
3 35 (22.15%) PaintShop Pro
4 17 (10.76%) MS Office
5 15 (9.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
7 8 (5.06%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (4.43%) Photoshop
8 7 (4.43%) XMetaL
9 6 (3.80%) LaTeX
10 5 (3.16%) InDesign
11 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.63%) CorelDRAW
Cloud Services
1 53 (33.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) 3G
1 7 (4.43%) Wireless
1 7 (4.43%) 2G
2 5 (3.16%) Firewall
3 4 (2.53%) LTE
Development Applications
1 33 (20.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.43%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.90%) XMLSpy
General
1 47 (29.75%) Marketing
2 26 (16.46%) Electronics
3 22 (13.92%) Publishing
4 11 (6.96%) Finance
5 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.90%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Automotive
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (43.04%) HTML
2 63 (39.87%) CSS
3 48 (30.38%) .NET
4 46 (29.11%) XML
5 8 (5.06%) SGML
6 6 (3.80%) XSL
7 5 (3.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) E-Learning
2 16 (10.13%) Animation
3 10 (6.33%) Web 2.0
4 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.49%) Windows
2 5 (3.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.81%) OO
2 8 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (4.43%) Analytics
3 7 (4.43%) Content Management
3 7 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (4.43%) Time Management
3 7 (4.43%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (3.16%) Scrum
5 3 (1.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (1.90%) Workflow
6 2 (1.27%) Software Engineering
7 1 (0.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.58%) Java
2 37 (23.42%) C
2 37 (23.42%) C++
3 7 (4.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.43%) VBA
4 5 (3.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (18.35%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (20.89%) Atlassian
2 31 (19.62%) Adobe
3 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.53%) VMware
5 3 (1.90%) Capita
6 2 (1.27%) Red Gate
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