The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Officer
Rank 881 895 896
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Officer 16 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £27,436 £34,500 £24,988
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.47% +38.06%
UK excluding London average salary £27,436 - £24,988

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Officer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Officer within the UK.

Communications Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Communications Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Officer over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Communications Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Officer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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
England -5 15 £27,718 -19.65% 2
East of England - 12 £27,436 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £27,436 -
Watford - 7 £27,436 -
London +15 3 £30,500 -11.59% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £28,000 -
Bedford - 3 £28,000 -
City of London +30 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Communications Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Officer 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 Communications Officer in their job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Social Media
2 11 (55.00%) Copywriting
2 11 (55.00%) Marketing
3 10 (50.00%) Google
3 10 (50.00%) Content Management
3 10 (50.00%) Google Analytics
3 10 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) SEO
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) New Media
7 3 (15.00%) Facebook
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter
7 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (15.00%) Email Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Intranet
7 3 (15.00%) MS Project
7 3 (15.00%) MS Office
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (10.00%) Publishing
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (5.00%) Drupal
9 1 (5.00%) Photography
9 1 (5.00%) Video Editing

Communications Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Officer 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 Communications Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (55.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Social Media
2 11 (55.00%) Copywriting
3 4 (20.00%) New Media
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Photography
4 1 (5.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Content Management
1 10 (50.00%) Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) SEO
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Email Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (15.00%) Facebook
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Alterian
London
Ofgem
Salary: £24,300 - £28,150
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: From £24,197 to £26,531 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago