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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 103 111 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 29 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 1.37% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.44% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 45
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 -8 9 £37,500 +7.14% 3
St Neots - 2 £30,000 -
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (78.95%) HTML
2 33 (57.89%) Marketing
3 30 (52.63%) Automotive
4 29 (50.88%) Electronics
5 22 (38.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (38.60%) Photoshop
6 20 (35.09%) Physics
7 16 (28.07%) Content Management
7 16 (28.07%) XML
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.79%) Information Architecture
10 9 (15.79%) User Experience
10 9 (15.79%) JIRA
10 9 (15.79%) Atlassian
10 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
10 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 9 (15.79%) FrameMaker
10 9 (15.79%) RoboHelp
11 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
11 7 (12.28%) XSLT
11 7 (12.28%) OO
11 7 (12.28%) Python
11 7 (12.28%) Perl
11 7 (12.28%) C
11 7 (12.28%) C++
11 7 (12.28%) Line Management
11 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.28%) Coaching
12 2 (3.51%) Product Management

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Photoshop
1 22 (38.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (15.79%) RoboHelp
2 9 (15.79%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JIRA
1 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (57.89%) Marketing
2 30 (52.63%) Automotive
3 29 (50.88%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (78.95%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Physics
2 9 (15.79%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Content Management
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Information Architecture
4 7 (12.28%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) Line Management
4 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.28%) Coaching
5 2 (3.51%) Product Management
6 1 (1.75%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (1.75%) CRM
6 1 (1.75%) Project Management
6 1 (1.75%) Scrum
6 1 (1.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) C
1 7 (12.28%) C++
1 7 (12.28%) Perl
1 7 (12.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago