The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 70 63 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 1.60% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.66%
Author
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
688 682 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.09% 99.42% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 593 545 708
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Author
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Author Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Author
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA