Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Content Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Content Development over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Content Development
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1092 1104 1130
Rank change year-on-year +12 +26 +26
Permanent jobs citing Content Development 53 76 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.044% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.048% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 78
UK median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -3.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,300 £25,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £60,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% -19.36%

Content Development 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 149,810 159,174 173,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.02% 91.57% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119,232 125,620 144,140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Content Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Content Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Content Development in the UK

Content Development
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Content Development in the UK

Content Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Content Development over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Content Development in the UK

Content Development
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Content Development within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 52 £45,000 +24.14% 16
UK excluding London +1 32 £45,000 +38.46% 10
London +33 21 £42,500 -3.41% 7
South East -7 15 £45,000 +44.00% 2
East of England +20 6 £49,500 +135.71% 1
Midlands +21 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +28 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West +5 3 £35,000 -
North of England +15 2 £28,500 -28.75% 3
North West 0 2 £28,500 -28.75% 1
East Midlands -3 1 £17,500 -36.36% 2
Scotland -3 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Content Development 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 with a requirement for Content Development.

1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) e-Learning
3 13 (24.53%) Marketing
4 12 (22.64%) Finance
5 11 (20.75%) C#
5 11 (20.75%) .NET
6 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
6 10 (18.87%) MCT
6 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (18.87%) MVC
6 10 (18.87%) QA
6 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (16.98%) HTML
8 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) Learning Management System
8 8 (15.09%) SIEM
8 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (13.21%) User Experience
9 7 (13.21%) Threat Intelligence
9 7 (13.21%) GCIA
9 7 (13.21%) Firewall
9 7 (13.21%) CEH
9 7 (13.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (13.21%) CRM
10 6 (11.32%) VBA
10 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) Adobe

Content Development
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (7.55%) CMS
1 4 (7.55%) Moodle
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
2 2 (3.77%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (5.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (3.77%) Camtasia
6 1 (1.89%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (1.89%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Google Analytics
2 4 (7.55%) SaaS
3 2 (3.77%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Slack
4 1 (1.89%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) MPLS
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
2 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.89%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Publishing
4 4 (7.55%) German Language
5 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Trainer
2 10 (18.87%) .NET Trainer
2 10 (18.87%) Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Bid Writer
4 4 (7.55%) e-Learning Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Product Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Digital Product Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Product Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Web Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Author
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) HTML
3 4 (7.55%) CSS
4 3 (5.66%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.89%) XHTML
5 1 (1.89%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.89%) XSL
5 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) e-Learning
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Learning Management System
3 7 (13.21%) User Experience
4 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.55%) Graphic Design
6 3 (5.66%) Animation
6 3 (5.66%) Blog
6 3 (5.66%) SCORM
7 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.77%) Fintech
7 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.77%) Social Media
8 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.89%) Photography
8 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) MVC
2 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) SIEM
3 7 (13.21%) CRM
3 7 (13.21%) Threat Intelligence
4 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) SEO
5 5 (9.43%) Analytics
5 5 (9.43%) Change Management
5 5 (9.43%) Copywriting
5 5 (9.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Malware Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.43%) Process Management
5 5 (9.43%) Security Architecture
5 5 (9.43%) Security Operations
5 5 (9.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.32%) VBA
3 5 (9.43%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) MCT
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) CEH
2 7 (13.21%) GCIA
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.77%) CREST Certified
6 2 (3.77%) GCIH
6 2 (3.77%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.89%) HND
7 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) CSIRT
1 5 (9.43%) QRadar
2 1 (1.89%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Adobe
3 5 (9.43%) Google
4 3 (5.66%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.77%) Intel
5 2 (3.77%) Splunk
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) hybris
6 1 (1.89%) iManage
6 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Sitecore