The median annual salary for a Technical Author was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Technical Author
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 173 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.039% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2523 3189 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2615 2943
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Technical Author in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in Leeds

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Author in Leeds

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Photography
1 1 (50.00%) Video Editing
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Camtasia
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe

Technical Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (50.00%) Camtasia
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Photography
1 1 (50.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft