The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriting
Rank 173 181 185
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.027% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.087% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £23,750 £19,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -32.75%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
Copywriting
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1276 1149 1261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.42% 31.14% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 993 956 1080
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Copywriting across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Copywriting
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Copywriting Salary Trend in Manchester

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Copywriting also 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 that cited Copywriting.

1 10 (52.63%) Social Media
2 9 (47.37%) Marketing
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) B2B
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) CMS
5 6 (31.58%) Advertising
5 6 (31.58%) SEO
5 6 (31.58%) B2C
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Photoshop
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) Content Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Online Marketing
8 3 (15.79%) Blog
8 3 (15.79%) FrontPage
8 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Flash
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) HND
9 2 (10.53%) UML
9 2 (10.53%) Adobe
9 2 (10.53%) DHTML
9 2 (10.53%) XML
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (10.53%) SQL

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Copywriting also 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 that cited Copywriting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) FrontPage
2 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (47.37%) Marketing
2 6 (31.58%) Advertising
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Copywriter
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Web Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Content Editor
4 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Flash
4 2 (10.53%) DHTML
4 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Social Media
2 3 (15.79%) Blog
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
1 7 (36.84%) B2B
2 6 (31.58%) B2C
2 6 (31.58%) SEO
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Online Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Social Media Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Email Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Web Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Pay per click
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) HND
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook