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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 235 265 243
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 19 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.029% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.029% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 9
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
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
6067 6853 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 98.07% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5080 5675 4937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Author Salary Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
West Yorkshire - 13 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +19 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 2
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (90.00%) Adobe
2 31 (77.50%) Acrobat
3 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
4 27 (67.50%) MS Office
5 26 (65.00%) HTML
6 25 (62.50%) XML
7 24 (60.00%) XMetaL
8 23 (57.50%) CMS
8 23 (57.50%) Content Management
9 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
10 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (42.50%) Subversion
11 17 (42.50%) Perforce
12 10 (25.00%) RoboHelp
13 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
13 9 (22.50%) Adobe Captivate
14 8 (20.00%) Degree
14 8 (20.00%) FrameMaker
14 8 (20.00%) CSS
15 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
15 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
15 6 (15.00%) Project Management
15 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
16 4 (10.00%) Scrum
17 3 (7.50%) QA
17 3 (7.50%) Wiki
17 3 (7.50%) Product Management
17 3 (7.50%) SaaS
18 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (57.50%) CMS
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (77.50%) Acrobat
2 27 (67.50%) MS Office
3 24 (60.00%) XMetaL
4 10 (25.00%) RoboHelp
5 9 (22.50%) Adobe Captivate
5 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
6 8 (20.00%) FrameMaker
7 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
2 25 (62.50%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Content Management
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Product Management
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Adobe
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Perforce
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