Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Copywriting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Copywriting over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Copywriting
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 200 217
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Copywriting 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.026% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.028% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Birmingham median annual salary £25,750 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.17% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £28,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -3.23%

Copywriting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,310 3,517 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.49% 92.29% 90.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,365 2,785 3,201
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Copywriting
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Copywriting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Copywriting in Birmingham

Copywriting
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Copywriting in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Copywriting in Birmingham

Copywriting
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Copywriting in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Copywriting in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Copywriting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 10 (83.33%) SEO
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
1 10 (83.33%) Content Writing
2 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) WordPress
4 4 (33.33%) Social Media
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter
5 3 (25.00%) Google
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Video Editing
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (8.33%) Photography

Copywriting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) SEO Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Author
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (16.67%) Video Editing
4 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (8.33%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Content Writing
1 10 (83.33%) SEO
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
2 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft