The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 592 625 596
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 51 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.055% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 42
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,450 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
Author
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in London

Author
Salary Trend in London

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

Author Salary Trend in London

Author
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Author across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Author Salary Histogram in London

Author
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Ealing -19 4 £40,000 +23.07%
City of London +60 2 £36,750 - 1
Romford - 1 £36,000 -
Author
England

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 21 (26.92%) Finance
3 18 (23.08%) HTML
4 17 (21.79%) XML
5 13 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 13 (16.67%) Confluence
6 12 (15.38%) Learning Management System
6 12 (15.38%) Publishing
6 12 (15.38%) MS Office
7 11 (14.10%) CSS
7 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
8 10 (12.82%) Windows
8 10 (12.82%) Adobe
8 10 (12.82%) Atlassian
9 9 (11.54%) Video Editing
9 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (11.54%) Intranet
9 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
9 9 (11.54%) Photoshop
9 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 9 (11.54%) Legal
10 8 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (10.26%) Adobe Premiere
10 8 (10.26%) VBScript
10 8 (10.26%) Java
10 8 (10.26%) C++
10 8 (10.26%) Flash
10 8 (10.26%) Adobe Captivate
10 8 (10.26%) Analytics

Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (16.67%) Confluence
2 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Office
2 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
3 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (11.54%) Photoshop
4 8 (10.26%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (10.26%) Adobe Premiere
5 5 (6.41%) RoboHelp
6 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.56%) FrameMaker
7 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) WebEx
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.28%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Publishing
3 9 (11.54%) Legal
4 5 (6.41%) Front Office
5 3 (3.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Law
6 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.28%) Automotive
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 17 (21.79%) XML
3 11 (14.10%) CSS
4 8 (10.26%) Flash
5 2 (2.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.28%) Web Services
6 1 (1.28%) WSDL
6 1 (1.28%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 12 (15.38%) Learning Management System
3 9 (11.54%) Video Editing
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Social Network
5 4 (5.13%) Blog
6 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) Fintech
8 1 (1.28%) SCORM
8 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.26%) Analytics
2 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.69%) Web Design
4 5 (6.41%) Document Management
4 5 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
6 3 (3.85%) Content Management
6 3 (3.85%) Data Management
6 3 (3.85%) Migration
6 3 (3.85%) Network Management
6 3 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (3.85%) Presales
6 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.56%) Scrum
7 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.56%) UML
7 2 (2.56%) Validation
7 2 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.26%) C++
2 8 (10.26%) Java
2 8 (10.26%) VBScript
3 5 (6.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.56%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Adobe
1 10 (12.82%) Atlassian
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Casewise
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