The table below looks at the statistics for the Content Editor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Content Editor in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Editor
Rank 879 877 870
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Editor 18 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 20
Average salary £30,000 £27,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% +13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,917
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,809
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,000 £20,172
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.93%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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%

Content Editor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Content Editor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Editor
Salary Trend

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

Content Editor Salary Trend in the UK

Content Editor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Content Editor over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Content Editor Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Editor
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Content Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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 +8 17 £30,000 +10.09% 1
London +16 12 £38,750 +31.35% 1
South East +20 3 £22,500 -47.05%
Hampshire - 3 £22,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £22,500 -
City of London +33 1 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Luton - 1 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £21,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £21,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £21,250 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Croydon - 1 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Content Editor 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 Content Editor in their job title.

1 20 (57.14%) Marketing
2 17 (48.57%) CMS
2 17 (48.57%) SEO
3 15 (42.86%) Social Media
4 13 (37.14%) HTML
5 12 (34.29%) Content Management
6 8 (22.86%) Analytics
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) Google
8 6 (17.14%) Publishing
8 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) CSS
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.29%) SMS
9 5 (14.29%) Pay per click
9 5 (14.29%) Animation
10 4 (11.43%) French Language
11 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
11 3 (8.57%) Web Analytics
11 3 (8.57%) XHTML
11 3 (8.57%) Law
11 3 (8.57%) Email Marketing
11 3 (8.57%) QA
11 3 (8.57%) Information Architecture
12 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (5.71%) Sitecore

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Content Editor 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 Content Editor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (48.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SMS
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
General
1 20 (57.14%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Publishing
3 4 (11.43%) French Language
4 3 (8.57%) Law
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 2 (5.71%) Dutch Language
5 2 (5.71%) Finance
6 1 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) German Language
6 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) XHTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Social Media
2 5 (14.29%) Animation
3 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.71%) Blog
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Online Games
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.86%) W3C
5 1 (2.86%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) SEO
2 12 (34.29%) Content Management
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Web Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Email Marketing
6 3 (8.57%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Online Marketing
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Web Marketing
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) Web Usability
8 1 (2.86%) Product Management
8 1 (2.86%) Social Media Marketing
8 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.71%) Facebook
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter