The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 174 192 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.086% 0.027% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.028% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £25,000 £43,164 £31,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.08% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Author
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3344 3579 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.23% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2826 1869
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Author
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Author Salary Trend in Leeds

Author
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) OpenEdge
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago