The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank - 204 206
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 0 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.24% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.70% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -16.66%
Copywriting
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2301 1856 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.94% 34.87% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1571 1437
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Copywriting across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Copywriting
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Copywriting Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Copywriting
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Producer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Content Producer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe