The median annual salary for a Technical Author was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 199 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.19% -
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 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 3535 4306 4974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3572 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
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 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 28 March 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 +14 1 £35,000 -3.44%
Technical Author
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire 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 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:

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