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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 92 113 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 42 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.00% 0.89% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.92% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 61
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -9.37%
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 2173 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 96.88% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1762 1687
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 14 February 2016. 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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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 +23 38 £37,500 +3.44% 5
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (50.88%) Electronics
2 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
3 17 (29.82%) Coaching
3 17 (29.82%) Content Management
3 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.82%) CMS
3 17 (29.82%) C
3 17 (29.82%) C++
3 17 (29.82%) Python
4 15 (26.32%) Project Management
5 11 (19.30%) HTML
5 11 (19.30%) Degree
6 8 (14.04%) CSS
6 8 (14.04%) RoboHelp
6 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.53%) XML
7 6 (10.53%) Marketing
8 5 (8.77%) Publishing
8 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.77%) SDLC
8 5 (8.77%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
9 4 (7.02%) Physics
10 3 (5.26%) Document Management
10 3 (5.26%) MediaWiki
10 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.26%) WordPress
10 3 (5.26%) Microsoft

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (29.82%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) MediaWiki
2 3 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) RoboHelp
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 29 (50.88%) Electronics
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Publishing
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Automotive
6 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) CSS
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Physics
4 2 (3.51%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Coaching
1 17 (29.82%) Content Management
1 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (8.77%) Scrum
4 5 (8.77%) SDLC
5 3 (5.26%) Document Management
6 2 (3.51%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Publishing
7 1 (1.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) C
1 17 (29.82%) C++
1 17 (29.82%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Toshiba
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