The median annual salary for a Technical Author was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Technical Author
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 198 213
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.026% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.026% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.48% +18.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in West Yorkshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Author in West Yorkshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +10 2 £32,000 -14.66%
Bradford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £35,000 -
Technical Author
Yorkshire

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Practice Management
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Case Management
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics

Technical Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Case Management
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Publishing
1 2 (28.57%) Practice Management
1 2 (28.57%) Process Management
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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