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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Author
Rank 213 201 225
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.040% 0.31% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.32% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £32,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.63% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £47,500 £56,500
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
4784 4680 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.47% 95.55% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3742 4528
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Shepperton - 1 £29,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Author
South East

Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 3 (27.27%) Acrobat
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Serena
4 2 (18.18%) Serena SBM
4 2 (18.18%) RoboHelp
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (9.09%) CMS
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Degree

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Acrobat
2 2 (18.18%) RoboHelp
2 2 (18.18%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (18.18%) Serena SBM
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) RIA
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) SEO
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Serena