The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank - 199 223
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.27% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Author
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4488 4528 5128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.27% 95.55% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3679 4408
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Author
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Author Salary Trend in Surrey

Author
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Serena
4 2 (33.33%) Serena SBM
5 1 (16.67%) Degree

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (33.33%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Serena SBM
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Serena