The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Author in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Author
Rank 108 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.072% - 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Author
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 1300 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.11% 96.65% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1139 1081
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Author in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Author
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Author across the Wales region.

Author Salary Trend in Wales

Author
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South Wales - 1 £37,500 - 1
Author
UK

Author
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Author in their job title 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 with Author in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) FrameMaker
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Author in their job title 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 with Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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