The first table below looks at the demand for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 11 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank 182 - 174
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3723 4008 3587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.30% 95.41% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3044 3479 3186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Author
North West

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Author
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Author Salary Trend in Manchester

Author
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) HNC
1 5 (62.50%) HND
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) XHTML
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Java

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) HNC
1 5 (62.50%) HND
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft