The first table below looks at the demand for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 25 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank 697 580 671
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +91
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 179 277 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 164 227 184
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Author
UK

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in England

Author
Salary Trend in England

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

Author Salary Trend in England

Author
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Author across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Author Salary Histogram in England

Author
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
East of England -41 59 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South East -32 38 £30,500 -19.73% 4
Yorkshire -8 37 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South West -2 20 £32,000 -1.53%
London -108 11 £35,000 -4.76% 7
West Midlands -16 7 £30,500 - 2
North West -3 5 £40,000 +29.03% 3
North East +2 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £29,000 +4.50%
Author
UK

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 141 (38.95%) HTML
2 129 (35.64%) CSS
3 108 (29.83%) XML
4 86 (23.76%) Degree
5 81 (22.38%) FrameMaker
6 74 (20.44%) Adobe
7 70 (19.34%) RoboHelp
8 57 (15.75%) Marketing
9 56 (15.47%) Finance
10 54 (14.92%) Acrobat
11 52 (14.36%) Microsoft
12 51 (14.09%) MS Excel
13 47 (12.98%) MS Office
14 45 (12.43%) Electronics
15 41 (11.33%) Telecoms
16 37 (10.22%) XMetaL
17 33 (9.12%) OO
17 33 (9.12%) Computer Science
18 29 (8.01%) 3G
18 29 (8.01%) 2G
18 29 (8.01%) E-Learning
19 28 (7.73%) MS Visio
20 27 (7.46%) Content Management
21 26 (7.18%) HNC
22 25 (6.91%) InDesign
23 23 (6.35%) Java
24 22 (6.08%) Visual Studio
24 22 (6.08%) .NET
24 22 (6.08%) Manufacturing
24 22 (6.08%) Atlassian

Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 22 (6.08%) Confluence
2 9 (2.49%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.10%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (22.38%) FrameMaker
2 70 (19.34%) RoboHelp
3 54 (14.92%) Acrobat
4 51 (14.09%) MS Excel
5 47 (12.98%) MS Office
6 37 (10.22%) XMetaL
7 28 (7.73%) MS Visio
8 25 (6.91%) InDesign
9 21 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
10 19 (5.25%) Photoshop
11 16 (4.42%) PaintShop Pro
12 14 (3.87%) CorelDRAW
13 11 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (3.04%) PageMaker
14 10 (2.76%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.01%) 3G
1 29 (8.01%) 2G
2 19 (5.25%) LTE
3 16 (4.42%) Wireless
4 11 (3.04%) Internet
5 2 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.55%) GSM
5 2 (0.55%) UMTS
6 1 (0.28%) HTTP
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.08%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.31%) XMLSpy
3 6 (1.66%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.55%) Serena SBM
4 2 (0.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) JIRA
5 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
General
1 57 (15.75%) Marketing
2 56 (15.47%) Finance
3 45 (12.43%) Electronics
4 41 (11.33%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.08%) Manufacturing
6 20 (5.52%) Publishing
7 17 (4.70%) Finnish Language
7 17 (4.70%) French Language
7 17 (4.70%) German Language
7 17 (4.70%) Italian Language
7 17 (4.70%) Swedish Language
8 7 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.66%) Banking
10 4 (1.10%) Automotive
10 4 (1.10%) Legal
11 3 (0.83%) Advertising
12 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Avionics
13 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (38.95%) HTML
2 129 (35.64%) CSS
3 108 (29.83%) XML
4 22 (6.08%) .NET
5 21 (5.80%) XSLT
6 14 (3.87%) JSP
7 11 (3.04%) XHTML
8 3 (0.83%) Web Services
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.28%) SGML
9 1 (0.28%) jQuery
9 1 (0.28%) HTML5
9 1 (0.28%) iXBRL
9 1 (0.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.12%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.01%) E-Learning
3 19 (5.25%) Graphic Design
4 11 (3.04%) Animation
5 9 (2.49%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.49%) Life Science
5 9 (2.49%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.93%) Chemistry
6 7 (1.93%) Biology
7 6 (1.66%) Economics
8 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.83%) Wiki
10 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.55%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) SCADA
11 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.97%) Windows
2 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.66%) Linux
4 4 (1.10%) Android
4 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.83%) UNIX
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (9.12%) OO
2 27 (7.46%) Content Management
3 19 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (4.70%) Project Management
5 13 (3.59%) Workflow
6 10 (2.76%) Scrum
7 9 (2.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (2.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (2.21%) Analytics
8 8 (2.21%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (1.93%) Product Management
9 7 (1.93%) Business Development
9 7 (1.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (1.38%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (1.10%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.83%) Information Security
12 3 (0.83%) Software Testing
12 3 (0.83%) Software Architecture
12 3 (0.83%) Software Engineering
12 3 (0.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (6.35%) Java
2 21 (5.80%) C++
3 18 (4.97%) C
4 8 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.66%) VBA
6 3 (0.83%) SQL
7 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.28%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 86 (23.76%) Degree
2 26 (7.18%) HNC
3 11 (3.04%) HND
4 9 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.49%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.66%) APMP
6 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.97%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) GAMP
System Software
1 9 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 74 (20.44%) Adobe
2 52 (14.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.08%) Atlassian
4 11 (3.04%) VMware
5 4 (1.10%) Perforce
6 3 (0.83%) Oracle
7 2 (0.55%) Serena
8 1 (0.28%) Siemens
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary / package
Posted: 24 days ago