The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Author in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 74 62 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 20 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.72% 2.88% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 3.05% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 7
Average salary £31,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1120 985 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.22% 94.62% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 965 891 775
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Author in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -15 1 £32,500 -
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical Author in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Author in their job title.

1 30 (78.95%) 3G
1 30 (78.95%) XML
1 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
1 30 (78.95%) 2G
1 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
2 29 (76.32%) XMetaL
3 20 (52.63%) Degree
4 18 (47.37%) LTE
5 13 (34.21%) Content Management
5 13 (34.21%) FrameMaker
6 12 (31.58%) XMLSpy
6 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
6 12 (31.58%) E-Learning
6 12 (31.58%) Workflow
7 11 (28.95%) HNC
8 6 (15.79%) PaintShop Pro
8 6 (15.79%) RoboHelp
8 6 (15.79%) Adobe
8 6 (15.79%) Acrobat
9 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (10.53%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
12 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
13 1 (2.63%) HTML
13 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical Author in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 29 (76.32%) XMetaL
2 13 (34.21%) FrameMaker
3 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
4 6 (15.79%) PaintShop Pro
4 6 (15.79%) RoboHelp
4 6 (15.79%) Acrobat
5 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (10.53%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) 3G
1 30 (78.95%) 2G
2 18 (47.37%) LTE
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) XMLSpy
General
1 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Content Management
2 12 (31.58%) Workflow
3 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Adobe
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
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