The median annual salary for a Technical Author was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Author
England / Yorkshire
Rank 207 232 257
Rank change year-on-year +25 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 30 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 9
Median salary £43,000 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.27% -17.14%  
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5168 6324 7288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.22% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 5259 5893
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in Yorkshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Author in Yorkshire

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Author in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Author in Yorkshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
North Yorkshire +29 21 £50,000 +51.51%
East Yorkshire - 2 £31,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £35,000 -3.44%
Technical Author
England

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (71.70%) Scrum
3 28 (52.83%) JIRA
4 27 (50.94%) HTML5
4 27 (50.94%) HTML
5 26 (49.06%) Java
5 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 26 (49.06%) PHP
5 26 (49.06%) CSS
5 26 (49.06%) Web Services
5 26 (49.06%) OO
5 26 (49.06%) Middleware
6 25 (47.17%) SaaS
7 17 (32.08%) Mathematics
8 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
8 16 (30.19%) Google Analytics
8 16 (30.19%) Apache Solr
8 16 (30.19%) Open Source
8 16 (30.19%) PaaS
8 16 (30.19%) hybris
8 16 (30.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (30.19%) Node.js
8 16 (30.19%) Demandware
8 16 (30.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
8 16 (30.19%) IaaS
8 16 (30.19%) Analytics
8 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (30.19%) CRM
8 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (30.19%) Apache Solr
1 16 (30.19%) CMS
1 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
2 12 (22.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Adobe Captivate
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.89%) Camtasia
Cloud Services
1 25 (47.17%) SaaS
2 16 (30.19%) Google Analytics
2 16 (30.19%) IaaS
2 16 (30.19%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (52.83%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.87%) Marketing
1 10 (18.87%) Multimedia
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) HTML
1 27 (50.94%) HTML5
2 26 (49.06%) CSS
2 26 (49.06%) Middleware
2 26 (49.06%) Web Services
3 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
3 16 (30.19%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (22.64%) Virtual Team
3 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Photography
4 1 (1.89%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (71.70%) Scrum
3 26 (49.06%) OO
4 17 (32.08%) Mathematics
5 16 (30.19%) Analytics
5 16 (30.19%) CRM
5 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
5 16 (30.19%) ERP
5 16 (30.19%) OOD
5 16 (30.19%) Open Source
5 16 (30.19%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (18.87%) Web Development
7 9 (16.98%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) Physics
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) Service Design
9 2 (3.77%) SDLC
10 1 (1.89%) Desktop Publishing
10 1 (1.89%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
1 26 (49.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) ATG
1 16 (30.19%) Demandware
1 16 (30.19%) Google
1 16 (30.19%) hybris
1 16 (30.19%) IBM
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Atlassian
3 8 (15.09%) Adobe
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
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