The median annual salary for an Author was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Author
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 179 203
Rank change year-on-year +25 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 8 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 10
Median salary £37,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.04% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 3577 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.75% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9530 14909 19881
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Author in Surrey

Author
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Author in Surrey

Author Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region featuring Author in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) RoboHelp
2 12 (52.17%) FrameMaker
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Time Management
4 8 (34.78%) Desktop Publishing
4 8 (34.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 8 (34.78%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) XSL
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (26.09%) Life Science
6 4 (17.39%) Health Informatics
6 4 (17.39%) Camtasia
6 4 (17.39%) Informatics
6 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
6 4 (17.39%) Chemistry
6 4 (17.39%) Biology
6 4 (17.39%) Statistics
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (17.39%) e-Learning
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (17.39%) PhD
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence

Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (60.87%) RoboHelp
2 12 (52.17%) FrameMaker
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Camtasia
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (8.70%) Acrobat
5 2 (8.70%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) XSL
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Life Science
2 4 (17.39%) e-Learning
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Time Management
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 8 (34.78%) Desktop Publishing
3 4 (17.39%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (17.39%) Biology
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Chemistry
3 4 (17.39%) Data Management
3 4 (17.39%) Health Informatics
3 4 (17.39%) Informatics
3 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) BPMN
4 2 (8.70%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Process Management
4 2 (8.70%) SIPOC
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) PhD
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe