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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriting
Rank 777 765 797
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 117 112 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53 83 62
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +22.44%

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
43021 41581 45815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.92% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33611 33777 38523
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +11 114 £29,750 -0.83% 23
London +22 67 £30,000 - 10
East of England +2 13 £37,500 +56.25% 1
City of London 0 11 £30,000 -25.00% 4
North West -10 11 £22,500 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £29,500 +20.40% 1
Manchester -2 8 £23,750 +21.79%
South East -32 8 £22,500 -25.00% 5
Cambridge - 8 £29,500 -
West Midlands -7 7 £26,250 -19.23% 2
Yorkshire -52 7 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Birmingham - 6 £25,000 - 1
Surrey -6 4 £22,500 -26.82% 2
North Yorkshire -17 4 £19,000 -15.55% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Berkshire -11 3 - -
Harrogate -13 3 £19,000 -15.55% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 3 £43,000 -
Keswick - 2 - - 2
Cumbria - 2 - - 2
Warwickshire +7 1 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Kent -3 1 - - 1
Lancashire -5 1 £15,500 -38.00%
Bristol -13 1 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Hertfordshire -16 1 £30,000 +30.43%
South West -29 1 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Skipton - 1 £31,000 -
Bedford - 1 £40,000 -

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 195 (79.27%) Marketing
2 113 (45.93%) Social Media
3 93 (37.80%) Analytics
4 92 (37.40%) HTML
5 84 (34.15%) SEO
6 73 (29.67%) Google
7 68 (27.64%) Google Analytics
8 65 (26.42%) Degree
9 64 (26.02%) Digital Marketing
10 63 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
11 60 (24.39%) Advertising
12 50 (20.33%) Photoshop
13 49 (19.92%) CMS
14 47 (19.11%) CSS
15 43 (17.48%) Pay per click
16 41 (16.67%) Email Marketing
17 39 (15.85%) Online Marketing
18 38 (15.45%) E-Commerce
19 37 (15.04%) Content Management
20 36 (14.63%) Project Management
21 34 (13.82%) MS Excel
21 34 (13.82%) Finance
22 33 (13.41%) Adobe
23 32 (13.01%) Facebook
24 30 (12.20%) Adobe Illustrator
25 29 (11.79%) Retail
26 26 (10.57%) Blog
27 23 (9.35%) Internet
28 22 (8.94%) Publishing
28 22 (8.94%) Twitter

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 49 (19.92%) CMS
2 10 (4.07%) WordPress
3 5 (2.03%) Drupal
4 4 (1.63%) Apache
4 4 (1.63%) SugarCRM
4 4 (1.63%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (20.33%) Photoshop
2 34 (13.82%) MS Excel
3 30 (12.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (7.32%) InDesign
5 14 (5.69%) MS Office
6 11 (4.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (3.66%) Adobe Premiere
8 8 (3.25%) MS Project
8 8 (3.25%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.81%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 68 (27.64%) Google Analytics
2 18 (7.32%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) MailChimp
2 4 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.35%) Internet
2 12 (4.88%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.22%) FrontPage
General
1 195 (79.27%) Marketing
2 60 (24.39%) Advertising
3 34 (13.82%) Finance
4 29 (11.79%) Retail
5 22 (8.94%) Publishing
6 14 (5.69%) Games
7 8 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.44%) Legal
10 3 (1.22%) French Language
10 3 (1.22%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.81%) Back Office
11 2 (0.81%) German Language
12 1 (0.41%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.41%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.41%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.41%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.41%) Law
12 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (10.16%) Copywriter
2 24 (9.76%) Marketing Manager
3 19 (7.72%) Marketing Executive
4 16 (6.50%) Designer
5 15 (6.10%) Content Manager
5 15 (6.10%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.69%) Online Marketing Manager
7 13 (5.28%) PPC Specialist
7 13 (5.28%) PPC Manager
7 13 (5.28%) PPC Analyst
7 13 (5.28%) PPC Executive
8 12 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
8 12 (4.88%) SEO Executive
8 12 (4.88%) Product Manager
9 11 (4.47%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.07%) Creative Director
10 10 (4.07%) Senior Project Manager
10 10 (4.07%) Senior Digital Project Manager
11 9 (3.66%) Email Specialist
12 8 (3.25%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (37.40%) HTML
2 47 (19.11%) CSS
3 12 (4.88%) XML
4 9 (3.66%) HTML5
4 9 (3.66%) jQuery
5 7 (2.85%) XHTML
6 6 (2.44%) Flash
7 4 (1.63%) COM
7 4 (1.63%) LAMP
8 2 (0.81%) .NET
8 2 (0.81%) DHTML
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.81%) CSS3
9 1 (0.41%) script.aculo.us
9 1 (0.41%) Ajax
9 1 (0.41%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 113 (45.93%) Social Media
2 63 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (10.57%) Blog
4 22 (8.94%) Mobile App
5 21 (8.54%) User Experience
6 17 (6.91%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.03%) Economics
7 5 (2.03%) W3C
8 4 (1.63%) NHS
8 4 (1.63%) Statistics
8 4 (1.63%) Photography
8 4 (1.63%) Social Network
9 3 (1.22%) New Media
9 3 (1.22%) FMCG
9 3 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.22%) Handset
10 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.81%) Animation
10 2 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.81%) Linux
1 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.80%) Analytics
2 84 (34.15%) SEO
3 64 (26.02%) Digital Marketing
4 43 (17.48%) Pay per click
5 41 (16.67%) Email Marketing
6 39 (15.85%) Online Marketing
7 38 (15.45%) E-Commerce
8 37 (15.04%) Content Management
9 36 (14.63%) Project Management
10 21 (8.54%) B2B
11 20 (8.13%) Web Design
11 20 (8.13%) Web Analytics
12 18 (7.32%) Web Development
13 15 (6.10%) Time Management
13 15 (6.10%) CRM
14 14 (5.69%) Workflow
15 13 (5.28%) Product Management
16 12 (4.88%) Marketing Strategy
16 12 (4.88%) Social Media Marketing
16 12 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.47%) PHP
2 7 (2.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.63%) SQL
4 2 (0.81%) ActionScript
4 2 (0.81%) Java
4 2 (0.81%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (26.42%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) HND
3 3 (1.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 73 (29.67%) Google
2 33 (13.41%) Adobe
3 32 (13.01%) Facebook
4 22 (8.94%) Twitter
5 19 (7.72%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.69%) Omniture
7 10 (4.07%) Coremetrics
8 6 (2.44%) Eloqua
8 6 (2.44%) Neolane
8 6 (2.44%) Marketo
9 5 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.22%) Quark
11 2 (0.81%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle
11 2 (0.81%) SAP
12 1 (0.41%) Sage
12 1 (0.41%) BMC
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Stanation
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,500 per annum 19,500 OTE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
L'Oréal Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £39k - 52k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £30-50,000 + Car allowance + Bonus +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aspire
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Port of London
Posted: 7 days ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Bonobo
Posted: 12 days ago
Keswick
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London Bridge
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago