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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 866 864 879
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Content Editor 28 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.016% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 24
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,809 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £16,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -45.29%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

Content Editor Salary Histogram in the UK

Content Editor
Top 16 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 27 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
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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 -40 28 £25,000 +4.16% 5
London -7 21 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Manchester - 2 £23,750 - 3
Bath - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
North West - 2 £23,750 - 4
South East - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 2 - -
City of London +5 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 22 (44.90%) Content Management
3 20 (40.82%) Marketing
4 16 (32.65%) CMS
5 14 (28.57%) SEO
5 14 (28.57%) Degree
6 13 (26.53%) Social Media
7 12 (24.49%) CSS
8 9 (18.37%) XHTML
9 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 8 (16.33%) Law
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
10 6 (12.24%) Legal
10 6 (12.24%) Retail
11 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (10.20%) Analytics
12 4 (8.16%) Blog
12 4 (8.16%) Google Analytics
12 4 (8.16%) Publishing
12 4 (8.16%) Google
12 4 (8.16%) Pay per click
13 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
13 3 (6.12%) French Language
13 3 (6.12%) Business Development
13 3 (6.12%) Copywriting
13 3 (6.12%) Web Usability
13 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
13 3 (6.12%) Time Management
13 3 (6.12%) HTML5

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 16 (32.65%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) TeamSite
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (40.82%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Law
3 6 (12.24%) Legal
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Publishing
5 3 (6.12%) French Language
6 2 (4.08%) German Language
6 2 (4.08%) Italian Language
6 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Games
7 1 (2.04%) Finance
7 1 (2.04%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 12 (24.49%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) XHTML
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
5 2 (4.08%) CSS3
5 2 (4.08%) Flash
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Social Media
2 4 (8.16%) Blog
3 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.12%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.04%) VLE
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Content Management
2 14 (28.57%) SEO
3 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.33%) Project Management
4 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) Analytics
5 4 (8.16%) Pay per click
6 3 (6.12%) Business Development
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) Web Usability
7 2 (4.08%) Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Logistics
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Google
2 3 (6.12%) Facebook
2 3 (6.12%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) PTC
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