The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 109 77 116
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 21 57 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 2.60% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 2.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 56 20
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,125 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-9.68% +12.67%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2025 2100 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.34% 95.76% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1779 2111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Cambridge -33 21 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 40 (76.92%) HTML
2 39 (75.00%) OO
3 37 (71.15%) C
3 37 (71.15%) C++
4 27 (51.92%) Eclipse
4 27 (51.92%) Content Management
5 21 (40.38%) Marketing
5 21 (40.38%) CSS
6 20 (38.46%) XML
6 20 (38.46%) Perl
6 20 (38.46%) Electronics
6 20 (38.46%) Atlassian
6 20 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 20 (38.46%) Confluence
6 20 (38.46%) User Experience
7 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
7 19 (36.54%) Coaching
7 19 (36.54%) SaaS
7 19 (36.54%) Python
7 19 (36.54%) .NET
7 19 (36.54%) XSLT
8 18 (34.62%) Java
9 8 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (15.38%) Line Management
10 3 (5.77%) Publishing
10 3 (5.77%) Degree
11 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.92%) IPTV
12 1 (1.92%) Red Gate
12 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 20 (38.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 27 (51.92%) Eclipse
2 20 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
General
1 21 (40.38%) Marketing
2 20 (38.46%) Electronics
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (76.92%) HTML
2 21 (40.38%) CSS
3 20 (38.46%) XML
4 19 (36.54%) XSLT
4 19 (36.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) IPTV
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) OO
2 27 (51.92%) Content Management
3 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
3 19 (36.54%) Coaching
4 8 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C
1 37 (71.15%) C++
2 20 (38.46%) Perl
3 19 (36.54%) Python
4 18 (34.62%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.92%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.92%) EMC
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago