The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 April 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 224 210 184
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 2 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.26% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 43
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £30,500 -
Reading - 1 £46,500 - 2
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (78.95%) XML
1 15 (78.95%) Time Management
2 14 (73.68%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.53%) Advertising
8 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.53%) eTOM
9 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Marketing
9 1 (5.26%) Life Science
9 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) Document Management
9 1 (5.26%) Finance
9 1 (5.26%) XMetaL
9 1 (5.26%) ISEB
9 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.26%) HTML

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) XMetaL
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Time Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) eTOM
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago