The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriting
Rank 798 755 791
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +36
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 107 124 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 91 91
Average salary £29,750 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.03% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36984 35589 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.56% 32.71% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29344 28826 32914
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Copywriting within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Copywriting
Salary Trend

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

Copywriting Salary Trend in the UK

Copywriting
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Copywriting over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Copywriting Salary Histogram in the UK

Copywriting
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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 -47 104 £29,500 -4.83% 23
London -40 51 £36,250 -14.70% 10
North West -2 20 £16,000 -25.58% 4
East of England +12 18 £29,500 -41.00%
City of London -16 13 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Cambridgeshire - 13 £29,500 -
Manchester -7 12 £19,000 -11.62% 2
Cambridge - 12 £29,500 -
South East -34 9 £30,000 +4.34% 2
Lancashire -2 6 £15,250 -40.77% 1
Blackburn - 6 £15,250 -
Berkshire -1 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wales -5 3 £30,000 -20.00%
South Wales -7 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Newport - 3 £30,000 -
Cheshire -3 2 - -
Hertfordshire -7 2 - -
Surrey -7 2 £40,000 +56.86%
East Midlands -8 2 £26,750 - 3
South West -13 2 £30,000 +22.44%
East Sussex -19 2 £30,000 -16.08%
Brighton -22 2 £30,000 -27.71%
Stockport - 2 £18,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Dorset -1 1 - -
Birmingham -1 1 - - 2
Bristol -2 1 £30,000 +22.44%

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Copywriting also 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 that cited Copywriting.

1 224 (81.45%) Marketing
2 138 (50.18%) Social Media
3 115 (41.82%) Analytics
4 108 (39.27%) HTML
5 97 (35.27%) SEO
6 85 (30.91%) Google
6 85 (30.91%) Digital Marketing
7 82 (29.82%) CMS
8 78 (28.36%) Google Analytics
9 62 (22.55%) Online Marketing
10 61 (22.18%) Email Marketing
10 61 (22.18%) Advertising
11 59 (21.45%) Pay per click
11 59 (21.45%) CSS
12 55 (20.00%) Content Management
13 54 (19.64%) E-Commerce
14 53 (19.27%) Photoshop
14 53 (19.27%) Degree
15 45 (16.36%) Web Design
16 40 (14.55%) Project Management
17 39 (14.18%) Adobe
18 35 (12.73%) Finance
18 35 (12.73%) Retail
19 34 (12.36%) MS Excel
20 33 (12.00%) Blog
21 31 (11.27%) Mobile App
21 31 (11.27%) Adobe Illustrator
22 29 (10.55%) Internet
22 29 (10.55%) WordPress
23 26 (9.45%) Facebook

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Copywriting also 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 that cited Copywriting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (29.82%) CMS
2 29 (10.55%) WordPress
3 13 (4.73%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.91%) Drupal
5 7 (2.55%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (1.45%) SAS
6 4 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.09%) SugarCRM
7 3 (1.09%) Apache
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 53 (19.27%) Photoshop
2 34 (12.36%) MS Excel
3 31 (11.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (7.64%) MS Office
5 15 (5.45%) InDesign
6 12 (4.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (3.27%) Adobe Premiere
8 8 (2.91%) MS Visio
8 8 (2.91%) MS Project
9 3 (1.09%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.09%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.73%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 78 (28.36%) Google Analytics
2 18 (6.55%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.45%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.55%) Internet
2 13 (4.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.45%) MS Access
2 3 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.09%) FrontPage
General
1 224 (81.45%) Marketing
2 61 (22.18%) Advertising
3 35 (12.73%) Retail
3 35 (12.73%) Finance
4 24 (8.73%) Publishing
5 19 (6.91%) Legal
6 10 (3.64%) Games
7 9 (3.27%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.55%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.82%) French Language
10 2 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.73%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.36%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 32 (11.64%) Copywriter
2 27 (9.82%) Marketing Executive
3 25 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
4 17 (6.18%) Designer
4 17 (6.18%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 14 (5.09%) Content Manager
6 13 (4.73%) PPC Manager
6 13 (4.73%) PPC Analyst
6 13 (4.73%) PPC Executive
6 13 (4.73%) Web Designer
6 13 (4.73%) PPC Specialist
7 12 (4.36%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.00%) Online Marketing Manager
9 10 (3.64%) SEO Executive
9 10 (3.64%) Digital Project Manager
10 9 (3.27%) Social Media Manager
10 9 (3.27%) Product Manager
11 8 (2.91%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (2.91%) Senior Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (39.27%) HTML
2 59 (21.45%) CSS
3 16 (5.82%) HTML5
4 12 (4.36%) XML
5 10 (3.64%) CSS3
6 6 (2.18%) Flash
6 6 (2.18%) XHTML
7 5 (1.82%) jQuery
8 4 (1.45%) .NET
9 3 (1.09%) LAMP
10 2 (0.73%) Ajax
10 2 (0.73%) script.aculo.us
10 2 (0.73%) DHTML
11 1 (0.36%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 138 (50.18%) Social Media
2 33 (12.00%) Blog
3 31 (11.27%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.82%) Graphic Design
5 8 (2.91%) W3C
5 8 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.18%) Statistics
7 4 (1.45%) Economics
7 4 (1.45%) Social Network
7 4 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.09%) New Media
8 3 (1.09%) FMCG
8 3 (1.09%) NHS
8 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.73%) Animation
9 2 (0.73%) Photography
9 2 (0.73%) RIA
10 1 (0.36%) Life Science
10 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (41.82%) Analytics
2 97 (35.27%) SEO
3 85 (30.91%) Digital Marketing
4 62 (22.55%) Online Marketing
5 61 (22.18%) Email Marketing
6 59 (21.45%) Pay per click
7 55 (20.00%) Content Management
8 54 (19.64%) E-Commerce
9 45 (16.36%) Web Design
10 40 (14.55%) Project Management
11 26 (9.45%) B2B
11 26 (9.45%) Web Analytics
12 22 (8.00%) CRM
13 19 (6.91%) B2C
14 18 (6.55%) Web Development
15 17 (6.18%) Social Media Marketing
16 14 (5.09%) Time Management
17 13 (4.73%) Marketing Strategy
18 12 (4.36%) Competitor Analysis
19 11 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.73%) JavaScript
2 11 (4.00%) PHP
3 10 (3.64%) SQL
4 4 (1.45%) Java
5 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.36%) VBA
6 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (19.27%) Degree
2 5 (1.82%) HND
3 3 (1.09%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 85 (30.91%) Google
2 39 (14.18%) Adobe
3 26 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.45%) Facebook
4 22 (8.00%) Twitter
5 14 (5.09%) Omniture
6 6 (2.18%) Coremetrics
7 4 (1.45%) Neolane
7 4 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle
7 4 (1.45%) SAP
8 3 (1.09%) Quark
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco
9 2 (0.73%) ExactTarget
9 2 (0.73%) Marketo
9 2 (0.73%) Panasonic
9 2 (0.73%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) BT
10 1 (0.36%) Hummingbird
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 27k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aspire
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + UNCAPPED COMMISSION OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Keswick
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Intelligent People Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Intelligent People Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Hackney
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago