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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 753 756 781
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 130 151 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 91 96 76
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,375 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,436 £29,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-6.99% -

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 22 May 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
(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 +16 130 £32,500 - 12
London +35 61 £35,000 -12.50% 6
South East +2 20 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +13 13 £22,500 -25.00% 1
City of London +32 12 £62,500 +36.61% 1
East of England +8 11 £27,436 -7.77%
West Midlands +2 11 £22,000 -17.75% 1
Hertfordshire -4 8 £27,436 -15.58%
Watford - 8 £27,436 -
Berkshire +6 7 £50,000 +53.84%
South West -9 7 £45,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £25,000 -
Harrow +9 6 £18,500 -7.50%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 5 £35,000 -
North West -18 5 £24,375 +21.87% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £19,000 - 1
Harrogate - 5 £19,000 - 1
Coventry - 5 £22,000 -
Wiltshire -1 4 £46,000 +31.42%
South Yorkshire -8 4 £22,500 -25.00%
Sheffield -12 4 £22,500 -25.00%
Swindon - 4 £46,000 -
Leeds - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 - -
Oxfordshire +18 3 £32,500 -
Birmingham -10 3 £32,500 +44.44%
Waterlooville - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
Lancashire -14 2 £24,375 +62.50%

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 190 (76.00%) Marketing
2 124 (49.60%) Social Media
3 101 (40.40%) SEO
4 81 (32.40%) Degree
5 73 (29.20%) Analytics
6 71 (28.40%) Content Management
7 68 (27.20%) Google
8 64 (25.60%) Digital Marketing
9 58 (23.20%) HTML
10 57 (22.80%) Photoshop
11 52 (20.80%) Google Analytics
11 52 (20.80%) User Experience
12 49 (19.60%) MS Excel
13 44 (17.60%) B2B
14 43 (17.20%) Pay per click
15 40 (16.00%) CMS
16 38 (15.20%) Digital Media
17 36 (14.40%) Adobe
18 35 (14.00%) CSS
18 35 (14.00%) Finance
19 34 (13.60%) CRM
19 34 (13.60%) Microsoft
20 33 (13.20%) MS Office
21 32 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (12.40%) Retail
23 30 (12.00%) Project Management
24 28 (11.20%) Graphic Design
25 26 (10.40%) Marketing Strategy
26 25 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
27 24 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (16.00%) CMS
2 10 (4.00%) WordPress
3 6 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.20%) Documentum
4 3 (1.20%) TYPO3
4 3 (1.20%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 57 (22.80%) Photoshop
2 49 (19.60%) MS Excel
3 33 (13.20%) MS Office
4 24 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (4.80%) Fireworks
7 10 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (4.00%) InDesign
8 8 (3.20%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (1.20%) QuarkXPress
9 3 (1.20%) RoboHelp
9 3 (1.20%) PageMaker
9 3 (1.20%) FrameMaker
9 3 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.60%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.20%) Tridion
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (20.80%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.00%) Dropbox
2 5 (2.00%) Google Drive
3 3 (1.20%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) Internet
2 5 (2.00%) FTP
3 3 (1.20%) Intranet
4 2 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.20%) MS Access
2 6 (2.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (6.40%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 190 (76.00%) Marketing
2 35 (14.00%) Finance
3 31 (12.40%) Retail
4 16 (6.40%) Advertising
5 11 (4.40%) Publishing
6 9 (3.60%) Banking
7 8 (3.20%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.20%) Games
8 6 (2.40%) French Language
9 5 (2.00%) German Language
9 5 (2.00%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.60%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.60%) Electronics
10 4 (1.60%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.20%) Automotive
12 2 (0.80%) Back Office
13 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (12.40%) Marketing Executive
2 30 (12.00%) Marketing Manager
3 20 (8.00%) Designer
4 14 (5.60%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 13 (5.20%) PPC Executive
6 12 (4.80%) PPC Manager
6 12 (4.80%) PPC Analyst
6 12 (4.80%) Communications Officer
6 12 (4.80%) PPC Specialist
6 12 (4.80%) Copywriter
7 11 (4.40%) Graduate
7 11 (4.40%) Content Manager
8 10 (4.00%) UX Designer
8 10 (4.00%) Lead Designer
8 10 (4.00%) Administrator
9 9 (3.60%) Product Manager
10 8 (3.20%) Web Designer
11 7 (2.80%) Analyst
11 7 (2.80%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.80%) Client Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (23.20%) HTML
2 35 (14.00%) CSS
3 13 (5.20%) XHTML
4 12 (4.80%) HTML5
5 5 (2.00%) CSS3
6 2 (0.80%) jQuery
6 2 (0.80%) Web Services
6 2 (0.80%) XML
7 1 (0.40%) Symfony
7 1 (0.40%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (49.60%) Social Media
2 52 (20.80%) User Experience
3 38 (15.20%) Digital Media
4 32 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (11.20%) Graphic Design
6 19 (7.60%) Blog
7 15 (6.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.80%) Video Editing
10 6 (2.40%) Photography
10 6 (2.40%) DTV
11 5 (2.00%) E-Learning
12 4 (1.60%) Open Source
12 4 (1.60%) New Media
12 4 (1.60%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
13 3 (1.20%) Kindle
14 2 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.80%) Apple iOS
2 11 (4.40%) Android
3 2 (0.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (40.40%) SEO
2 73 (29.20%) Analytics
3 71 (28.40%) Content Management
4 64 (25.60%) Digital Marketing
5 44 (17.60%) B2B
6 43 (17.20%) Pay per click
7 34 (13.60%) CRM
8 30 (12.00%) Project Management
9 26 (10.40%) Marketing Strategy
10 25 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (9.60%) E-Commerce
12 21 (8.40%) Email Marketing
13 20 (8.00%) Online Marketing
14 18 (7.20%) Time Management
15 16 (6.40%) Web Development
15 16 (6.40%) Competitor Analysis
16 15 (6.00%) Product Management
17 14 (5.60%) B2C
18 13 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (4.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.00%) C
2 9 (3.60%) JavaScript
2 9 (3.60%) PHP
3 2 (0.80%) VB
4 1 (0.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (32.40%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) QA
2 4 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 8 (3.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (27.20%) Google
2 36 (14.40%) Adobe
3 34 (13.60%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.00%) Twitter
5 13 (5.20%) Facebook
6 7 (2.80%) Sage
7 6 (2.40%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.60%) Marketo
8 4 (1.60%) VMware
8 4 (1.60%) Cisco
8 4 (1.60%) HP
8 4 (1.60%) Dell
9 2 (0.80%) Hummingbird
9 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle
10 1 (0.40%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.40%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.40%) Pardot
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable based on experience
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Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + Excellent Benefits
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