The 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 874 818 824
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +6
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 74 124 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 77
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £26,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.52% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 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
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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 -27 69 £35,000 +4.47% 31
London -16 40 £35,000 -22.22% 19
South East -2 14 £35,000 +48.93% 3
City of London +61 8 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire +26 8 £40,000 - 3
Berkshire -10 7 £35,000 +55.55%
Manchester +18 5 £22,000 -2.22% 1
North West +15 5 £22,000 -18.51% 3
South Yorkshire +14 4 £19,000 -
Sheffield +12 4 £19,000 -
Salford +11 3 £22,000 -2.22%
Reading - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 3
Slough -9 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Hampshire - 2 £29,250 - 2
Kent - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £60,000 -
South Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes -5 1 £30,000 +39.53%
South West -9 1 £26,750 +33.75%
West Midlands -14 1 £33,000 -4.34% 1
Solihull - 1 £33,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £26,750 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2
Stirling - 1 - -
Hove - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £35,000 -

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (76.09%) Marketing
2 60 (43.48%) SEO
3 58 (42.03%) Analytics
4 57 (41.30%) Social Media
5 46 (33.33%) HTML
6 39 (28.26%) CSS
6 39 (28.26%) Google
7 38 (27.54%) Project Management
7 38 (27.54%) CMS
8 34 (24.64%) User Experience
9 33 (23.91%) Degree
10 29 (21.01%) Google Analytics
11 28 (20.29%) Content Management
12 27 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
13 25 (18.12%) Adobe
14 24 (17.39%) CRM
15 22 (15.94%) Photoshop
16 21 (15.22%) Blog
16 21 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (14.49%) Pay per click
17 20 (14.49%) Finance
18 19 (13.77%) E-Commerce
18 19 (13.77%) B2B
19 18 (13.04%) JavaScript
19 18 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
19 18 (13.04%) Web Analytics
19 18 (13.04%) Banking
19 18 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 16 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
21 15 (10.87%) Web Development

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (27.54%) CMS
2 18 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.90%) WordPress
4 2 (1.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Photoshop
2 18 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (10.87%) MS Office
5 11 (7.97%) MS Excel
6 5 (3.62%) Fireworks
7 3 (2.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.14%) WebTrends
2 9 (6.52%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (2.17%) FastStats
3 3 (2.17%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 3 (2.17%) Unica
4 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.01%) Google Analytics
2 15 (10.87%) AdWords
3 9 (6.52%) Silverpop
4 3 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Axure RP
1 6 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 105 (76.09%) Marketing
2 20 (14.49%) Finance
3 18 (13.04%) Banking
4 14 (10.14%) Advertising
4 14 (10.14%) Publishing
5 8 (5.80%) Retail
6 5 (3.62%) Brand Awareness
6 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.90%) Legal
8 3 (2.17%) French Language
8 3 (2.17%) German Language
8 3 (2.17%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.45%) Games
10 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (17.39%) Marketing Executive
2 15 (10.87%) Digital Content Manager
3 14 (10.14%) Marketing Manager
4 11 (7.97%) Designer
5 10 (7.25%) Digital Executive
5 10 (7.25%) User Experience Manager
6 9 (6.52%) Content Manager
6 9 (6.52%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 9 (6.52%) Online Content Manager
7 8 (5.80%) PPC Executive
8 7 (5.07%) CRM Manager
8 7 (5.07%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.35%) Account Executive
9 6 (4.35%) Campaign Executive
9 6 (4.35%) Copywriter
9 6 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
9 6 (4.35%) Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.35%) SEO Manager
9 6 (4.35%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.33%) HTML
2 39 (28.26%) CSS
3 5 (3.62%) jQuery
3 5 (3.62%) XHTML
4 4 (2.90%) HTML5
5 3 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 57 (41.30%) Social Media
2 34 (24.64%) User Experience
3 21 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (15.22%) Blog
4 11 (7.97%) Graphic Design
5 9 (6.52%) W3C
6 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.62%) Fintech
7 5 (3.62%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.17%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.17%) e-Learning
9 3 (2.17%) Statistics
9 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (2.17%) Video Editing
9 3 (2.17%) VLE
10 2 (1.45%) Online Games
10 2 (1.45%) RIA
11 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.48%) SEO
2 58 (42.03%) Analytics
3 38 (27.54%) Project Management
4 28 (20.29%) Content Management
5 27 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
6 24 (17.39%) CRM
7 20 (14.49%) Pay per click
8 19 (13.77%) B2B
8 19 (13.77%) E-Commerce
9 18 (13.04%) Web Analytics
10 15 (10.87%) Web Development
11 14 (10.14%) Time Management
12 12 (8.70%) Email Marketing
12 12 (8.70%) Link Building
13 11 (7.97%) Marketing Strategy
14 10 (7.25%) Front End Development
15 8 (5.80%) Search Engine Marketing
16 7 (5.07%) B2C
16 7 (5.07%) Competitor Analysis
16 7 (5.07%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.35%) SQL
3 5 (3.62%) PHP
4 3 (2.17%) VB
4 3 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) Google
2 25 (18.12%) Adobe
3 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.97%) Twitter
5 10 (7.25%) Omniture
5 10 (7.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 9 (6.52%) Facebook
7 8 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (5.07%) IBM
9 4 (2.90%) SYSPRO
10 3 (2.17%) Marketo
11 2 (1.45%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.72%) Pardot
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