The median annual salary for a Copywriter was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Copywriter
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 628 686
Rank change year-on-year +20 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Copywriter 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% -21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Copywriter
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Copywriter in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Copywriter in London

Copywriter
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Copywriter in London

Copywriter
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Copywriter in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Copywriter in London

Copywriter
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriter within the London region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £25,000 - 1
Copywriter
England

Copywriter Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Copywriter job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Copywriter in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Blog
3 3 (33.33%) SEO
3 3 (33.33%) Social Media
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Online Games
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Xbox
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 1 (11.11%) Facebook
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Pay per click

Copywriter Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
3 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blog
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) Online Games
3 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook