Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Author was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Author
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 257 272
Rank change year-on-year -40 +15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -7.50%
10th Percentile £29,100 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £38,500
North West median annual salary £42,750 £38,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year +10.32% +4.73% -7.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7998 6928 7027
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.49% 97.84% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6731 5866 5769
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Author in Manchester

Author
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Author in Manchester

Author
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Author in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Author in Manchester

Author
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 £26,500 -
Author
North West

Author Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Author in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (16.67%) CorelDRAW
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree