The first table below looks at the demand for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 22 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank - 60 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £31,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
607 572 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.44% 97.11% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 510 495 612
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Author
North West

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Author
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Author Salary Trend in Merseyside

Author
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago