The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 102 87 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 34 53 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.38% 2.23% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 17
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2353 2221 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.19% 93.44% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1916 2357
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Author
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
(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 0 33 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 33 (44.59%) Marketing
2 32 (43.24%) OO
3 30 (40.54%) HTML
4 29 (39.19%) CSS
5 25 (33.78%) Electronics
6 21 (28.38%) MS Office
6 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
6 21 (28.38%) Degree
6 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
6 21 (28.38%) Confluence
7 18 (24.32%) SaaS
7 18 (24.32%) .NET
7 18 (24.32%) C
7 18 (24.32%) C++
8 17 (22.97%) Java
8 17 (22.97%) FrameMaker
9 15 (20.27%) Wireless
10 11 (14.86%) XML
11 10 (13.51%) E-Learning
11 10 (13.51%) Animation
12 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
13 7 (9.46%) Adobe
13 7 (9.46%) Acrobat
13 7 (9.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (9.46%) Photoshop
13 7 (9.46%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (9.46%) InDesign
13 7 (9.46%) Chemistry

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 21 (28.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Office
2 17 (22.97%) FrameMaker
3 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
4 7 (9.46%) Acrobat
4 7 (9.46%) Photoshop
4 7 (9.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (9.46%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (44.59%) Marketing
2 25 (33.78%) Electronics
3 7 (9.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (6.76%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) HTML
2 29 (39.19%) CSS
3 18 (24.32%) .NET
4 11 (14.86%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) E-Learning
1 10 (13.51%) Animation
2 7 (9.46%) Chemistry
2 7 (9.46%) Biology
2 7 (9.46%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) OO
2 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.76%) Content Management
4 2 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (2.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) C
1 18 (24.32%) C++
2 17 (22.97%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
2 7 (9.46%) Adobe
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago