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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 745 778 806
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +28
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 133 115 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 93 66 53
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +7.27%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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 +24 132 £32,500 -5.79% 17
London +23 69 £45,000 +9.09% 5
South East -23 27 £23,500 -32.85% 5
North West -1 17 £27,000 +35.00% 3
Berkshire -9 14 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Slough - 10 - -
City of London +2 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Hounslow - 8 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 7 £22,500 -
Manchester -14 6 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Keswick - 6 £27,000 -
Bristol - 6 £20,000 -
Cumbria - 6 £27,000 -
South West - 6 £20,000 -
Surrey - 6 £33,500 - 2
West Midlands -10 5 £34,500 +60.46% 2
East Midlands +18 4 £25,000 -1.96%
Lancashire - 4 - - 1
Guildford - 4 £33,500 -
Marlow - 4 £22,500 -
Nelson - 4 - -
East of England -22 3 £19,000 -36.66%
Salford - 3 £22,500 -
Mansfield - 3 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £22,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £18,000 -26.53%
Milton Keynes - 2 £21,500 -
Bedfordshire +8 1 £27,000 +12.50%
Bedford +5 1 £27,000 +12.50%

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 228 (85.39%) Marketing
2 102 (38.20%) Social Media
3 94 (35.21%) SEO
4 90 (33.71%) Degree
5 67 (25.09%) Digital Marketing
6 55 (20.60%) Analytics
7 54 (20.22%) HTML
8 53 (19.85%) MS Excel
9 52 (19.48%) Google
10 49 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
11 46 (17.23%) Google Analytics
12 43 (16.10%) Finance
13 40 (14.98%) Content Management
14 39 (14.61%) Microsoft
15 37 (13.86%) User Experience
16 35 (13.11%) Facebook
16 35 (13.11%) Photoshop
17 34 (12.73%) Twitter
18 32 (11.99%) Advertising
18 32 (11.99%) B2B
19 31 (11.61%) Project Management
19 31 (11.61%) CSS
20 29 (10.86%) MS Office
20 29 (10.86%) Graphic Design
21 28 (10.49%) CMS
21 28 (10.49%) Retail
22 27 (10.11%) Email Marketing
23 26 (9.74%) Pay per click
23 26 (9.74%) CRM
24 24 (8.99%) Adobe

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 28 (10.49%) CMS
2 7 (2.62%) WordPress
2 7 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.50%) TYPO3
4 2 (0.75%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.11%) Photoshop
3 29 (10.86%) MS Office
4 23 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (6.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.87%) Fireworks
7 3 (1.12%) MS Project
7 3 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.75%) GIMP
8 2 (0.75%) InDesign
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 46 (17.23%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.37%) MailChimp
2 5 (1.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.25%) Intranet
1 6 (2.25%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.87%) SQL Server
1 5 (1.87%) QlikView
2 4 (1.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 228 (85.39%) Marketing
2 43 (16.10%) Finance
3 32 (11.99%) Advertising
4 28 (10.49%) Retail
5 13 (4.87%) German Language
5 13 (4.87%) Publishing
6 9 (3.37%) Banking
7 8 (3.00%) Legal
8 6 (2.25%) Italian Language
8 6 (2.25%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.25%) Games
9 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.75%) French Language
10 2 (0.75%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.75%) Automotive
10 2 (0.75%) Electronics
10 2 (0.75%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.37%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 40 (14.98%) Marketing Executive
2 35 (13.11%) Marketing Manager
3 33 (12.36%) Designer
4 14 (5.24%) Web Designer
5 12 (4.49%) Lead Designer
5 12 (4.49%) SEO Executive
5 12 (4.49%) UX Designer
6 11 (4.12%) Communications Officer
6 11 (4.12%) PPC Specialist
6 11 (4.12%) PPC Manager
6 11 (4.12%) PPC Analyst
6 11 (4.12%) PPC Executive
7 10 (3.75%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 10 (3.75%) Product Marketing Manager
7 10 (3.75%) Content Manager
7 10 (3.75%) Analyst
7 10 (3.75%) Product Manager
8 8 (3.00%) Senior Marketing Executive
8 8 (3.00%) Communications Manager
9 7 (2.62%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.22%) HTML
2 31 (11.61%) CSS
3 16 (5.99%) jQuery
4 7 (2.62%) HTML5
5 5 (1.87%) .NET
5 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.87%) COM
5 5 (1.87%) Web Services
5 5 (1.87%) XML
5 5 (1.87%) Ajax
5 5 (1.87%) WCF
6 4 (1.50%) CSS3
6 4 (1.50%) Flash
7 3 (1.12%) Sass
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 102 (38.20%) Social Media
2 49 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (13.86%) User Experience
4 29 (10.86%) Graphic Design
5 22 (8.24%) Digital Media
6 21 (7.87%) Blog
7 12 (4.49%) Photography
8 11 (4.12%) Social Network
9 5 (1.87%) New Media
10 4 (1.50%) Statistics
11 3 (1.12%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.75%) Economics
12 2 (0.75%) Handset
12 2 (0.75%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.75%) DTV
13 1 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.24%) Android
1 14 (5.24%) Apple iOS
2 9 (3.37%) Linux
3 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (35.21%) SEO
2 67 (25.09%) Digital Marketing
3 55 (20.60%) Analytics
4 40 (14.98%) Content Management
5 32 (11.99%) B2B
6 31 (11.61%) Project Management
7 27 (10.11%) Email Marketing
8 26 (9.74%) Pay per click
8 26 (9.74%) CRM
9 24 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (8.61%) Marketing Strategy
11 22 (8.24%) Online Marketing
12 19 (7.12%) Product Management
13 17 (6.37%) Product Marketing
14 15 (5.62%) Time Management
14 15 (5.62%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.24%) Scrum
16 12 (4.49%) Data Analysis
16 12 (4.49%) Industrial Design
17 11 (4.12%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.12%) JavaScript
2 12 (4.49%) PHP
3 6 (2.25%) C#
4 3 (1.12%) ActionScript
4 3 (1.12%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 90 (33.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.50%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (19.48%) Google
2 39 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 35 (13.11%) Facebook
4 34 (12.73%) Twitter
5 24 (8.99%) Adobe
5 24 (8.99%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.62%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.25%) BMC
8 5 (1.87%) Marketo
8 5 (1.87%) Neolane
8 5 (1.87%) Eloqua
9 4 (1.50%) Coremetrics
9 4 (1.50%) VMware
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco
9 4 (1.50%) HP
9 4 (1.50%) Dell
10 2 (0.75%) Omniture
10 2 (0.75%) Hummingbird
11 1 (0.37%) Pardot
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £31620 - £39060 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, London
British Airways
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: up to £30,000
Posted: 15 days ago
Dundee
Blue Town Online
Salary: £15k - 18k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago