The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Author in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 261 224 223
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.053% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.056% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £29,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.65% -16.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Technical Author
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7277 5350 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.23% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 4261 4657
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire -8 7 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Author in their job title.

1 41 (85.42%) HTML
1 41 (85.42%) CSS
2 25 (52.08%) XML
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) RoboHelp
4 15 (31.25%) FrameMaker
5 14 (29.17%) Adobe
5 14 (29.17%) Acrobat
5 14 (29.17%) Finance
6 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.83%) XSLT
7 10 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) E-Learning
9 4 (8.33%) .NET
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (6.25%) Logistics
10 3 (6.25%) SaaS
11 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
11 2 (4.17%) SLA
11 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.17%) MS Office
11 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.08%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (2.08%) C#
12 1 (2.08%) NHS
12 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.08%) Web Services

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 15 (31.25%) RoboHelp
1 15 (31.25%) FrameMaker
2 14 (29.17%) Acrobat
3 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.17%) MS Office
5 1 (2.08%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) HTML
1 41 (85.42%) CSS
2 25 (52.08%) XML
3 10 (20.83%) XSLT
4 4 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Scrum
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL
3 3 (6.25%) Logistics
4 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Adobe
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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