The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 77 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 21 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.00% 1.72% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.79% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 25
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -20.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1005 1118 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.53% 96.13% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 886 966 903
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (56.10%) Telecoms
1 23 (56.10%) 2G
1 23 (56.10%) 3G
1 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
2 18 (43.90%) LTE
2 18 (43.90%) HNC
3 16 (39.02%) Publishing
4 13 (31.71%) SAP
5 6 (14.63%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
6 5 (12.20%) XMLSpy
6 5 (12.20%) Workflow
6 5 (12.20%) FrameMaker
6 5 (12.20%) XMetaL
6 5 (12.20%) E-Learning
6 5 (12.20%) Content Management
6 5 (12.20%) Degree
6 5 (12.20%) Wiki

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
1 5 (12.20%) FrameMaker
1 5 (12.20%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) 3G
1 23 (56.10%) 2G
2 18 (43.90%) LTE
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) XMLSpy
General
1 23 (56.10%) Telecoms
2 16 (39.02%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
2 5 (12.20%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Workflow
1 5 (12.20%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) HNC
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) SAP
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago