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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriter
Rank 896 907 877
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Copywriter 19 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,900 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +2.60%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
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%

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 July 2015 within the UK.

Copywriter Salary Histogram in the UK

Copywriter
Top 17 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 July 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 +29 19 £27,500 -6.77% 7
London +33 6 £37,500 +15.38% 4
South East +9 6 £25,000 -54.54% 1
East of England -2 3 £27,500 -6.77%
North West -5 3 £33,750 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £22,500 -
Manchester +8 2 £35,000 -
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
Watford - 2 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Croydon - 1 £30,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £21,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £21,500 -
South West - 1 - - 1

Copywriter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) Marketing
2 19 (54.29%) SEO
3 18 (51.43%) Copywriting
4 14 (40.00%) Blog
4 14 (40.00%) Social Media
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 5 (14.29%) Twitter
7 4 (11.43%) Open Source
7 4 (11.43%) User Experience
7 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Adobe
7 4 (11.43%) Degree
7 4 (11.43%) French Language
7 4 (11.43%) German Language
7 4 (11.43%) Italian Language
7 4 (11.43%) Spanish Language
7 4 (11.43%) Electronics
7 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (8.57%) Retail
8 3 (8.57%) BBC
8 3 (8.57%) Google
8 3 (8.57%) Finance
8 3 (8.57%) Advertising
8 3 (8.57%) Publishing
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) CMS
9 2 (5.71%) Data Management
9 2 (5.71%) Content Management

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) InDesign
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) French Language
2 4 (11.43%) German Language
2 4 (11.43%) Italian Language
2 4 (11.43%) Spanish Language
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Copywriting
2 14 (40.00%) Blog
2 14 (40.00%) Social Media
3 4 (11.43%) User Experience
4 3 (8.57%) BBC
5 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.86%) Photography
5 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) SEO
2 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
2 4 (11.43%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Link Building
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Data Management
4 2 (5.71%) Content Management
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) B2B
5 1 (2.86%) B2C
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Information Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Twitter
3 4 (11.43%) Adobe
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Facebook
6 1 (2.86%) BT
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £22000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Solutions 4 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Mansfield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago