Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Author was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Author
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +57
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +29.03% -6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 195 289 501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 98.30% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 169 258 476
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,700 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £60,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Author in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Author in Bedford

Author
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Author in Bedford

Author Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Bedford region featuring Author in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Snagit
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) PaintShop Pro

Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
2 1 (33.33%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Snagit
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe