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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriter
Rank 883 897 892
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Copywriter 10 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.019% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +15.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £29,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £29,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-2.54% +15.68%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Copywriter Salary Histogram in the UK

Copywriter
Top 13 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 1 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 +2 10 £30,000 +1.69% 6
South East +13 3 £30,000 -45.45% 1
North West +3 3 £33,750 - 1
East of England 0 3 £27,500 -6.77%
Oxfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Manchester +5 2 £35,000 - 1
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
Watford - 2 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £27,500 -
London +44 1 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £21,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £21,500 -

Copywriter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (80.77%) Marketing
2 17 (65.38%) SEO
3 13 (50.00%) Copywriting
4 12 (46.15%) Blog
5 7 (26.92%) Social Media
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) Electronics
7 4 (15.38%) French Language
7 4 (15.38%) German Language
7 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
7 4 (15.38%) Spanish Language
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) Twitter
7 4 (15.38%) User Experience
8 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
8 3 (11.54%) BBC
8 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) Adobe
9 2 (7.69%) Retail
9 2 (7.69%) Data Management
9 2 (7.69%) Content Management
9 2 (7.69%) Google
9 2 (7.69%) Degree
9 2 (7.69%) Advertising
9 2 (7.69%) CMS
9 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Umbraco

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
1 2 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (80.77%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) French Language
2 4 (15.38%) German Language
2 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 4 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 12 (46.15%) Blog
3 7 (26.92%) Social Media
4 4 (15.38%) User Experience
5 3 (11.54%) BBC
6 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) SEO
2 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Link Building
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Twitter
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Facebook
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