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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 588 569 583
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 20 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 41 40
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Ealing - 3 £32,500 -
City of London -10 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Author
England

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (43.14%) MS Office
2 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (25.49%) Degree
5 13 (25.49%) Publishing
6 12 (23.53%) Banking
7 11 (21.57%) Content Management
7 11 (21.57%) C#
7 11 (21.57%) C++
7 11 (21.57%) Java
7 11 (21.57%) XML
8 10 (19.61%) E-Learning
8 10 (19.61%) Legal
9 8 (15.69%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (13.73%) Games
10 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.73%) Doxygen
10 7 (13.73%) 3D Programming
10 7 (13.73%) OO
10 7 (13.73%) Validation
10 7 (13.73%) C
11 6 (11.76%) Finance
11 6 (11.76%) FrameMaker
11 6 (11.76%) Acrobat
11 6 (11.76%) Adobe
11 6 (11.76%) Time Management
11 6 (11.76%) QA
12 5 (9.80%) Windows
12 5 (9.80%) Linux

Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Office
2 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (13.73%) Doxygen
4 6 (11.76%) FrameMaker
4 6 (11.76%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.96%) RoboHelp
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 13 (25.49%) Publishing
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 10 (19.61%) Legal
4 7 (13.73%) Games
5 6 (11.76%) Finance
6 3 (5.88%) Marketing
7 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.96%) Advertising
8 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) JSON
2 4 (7.84%) REST
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) E-Learning
3 8 (15.69%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
5 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
1 5 (9.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) Content Management
3 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) OO
3 7 (13.73%) Validation
3 7 (13.73%) 3D Programming
4 6 (11.76%) Time Management
5 4 (7.84%) OOD
6 2 (3.92%) Image Processing
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) C#
1 11 (21.57%) C++
1 11 (21.57%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) C
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Adobe
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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