The table below looks at the statistics for the Copywriter role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Copywriter in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriter
Rank 932 955 983
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Copywriter 16 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Copywriter
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Copywriter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Copywriter
Salary Trend

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

Copywriter Salary Trend in the UK

Copywriter
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Copywriter over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Copywriter Salary Histogram in the UK

Copywriter
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriter within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 +6 16 £22,500 -30.76% 5
Essex - 12 £22,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 12 £22,500 -
East of England - 12 £22,500 - 1
London +10 4 £29,500 -30.58% 3

Copywriter
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Copywriter 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 Copywriter in their job title.

1 23 (76.67%) Advertising
2 11 (36.67%) Marketing
3 6 (20.00%) SEO
4 5 (16.67%) Copywriting
5 4 (13.33%) Intranet
5 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Games
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) Blog
6 3 (10.00%) Online Games
7 2 (6.67%) CMS
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) User Experience
8 1 (3.33%) Google
8 1 (3.33%) AdWords
8 1 (3.33%) Content Development
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (3.33%) Product Marketing
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (3.33%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) Facebook
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Copywriter 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 Copywriter in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
General
1 23 (76.67%) Advertising
2 11 (36.67%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 3 (10.00%) Blog
2 3 (10.00%) Online Games
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (6.67%) Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Content Development
3 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (3.33%) Product Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Facebook
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago