The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 58 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 8 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.33% 0.77% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.78% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 13
Median salary £23,000 £23,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% -28.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £29,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Technical Author
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 765 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.83% 98.71% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 509 659 558
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured Technical Author in the job title.

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Sheffield

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Technical Author 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 Sheffield region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (10.00%) FrameMaker
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) RoboHelp
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Blog
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (40.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) RoboHelp
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blog
1 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft