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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 109 78 140
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 22 57 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.89% 2.65% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.74% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2336 2077 2653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.84% 96.51% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1865 1668 2288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -37 22 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 46 (75.41%) HTML
2 37 (60.66%) OO
3 35 (57.38%) C
3 35 (57.38%) C++
4 32 (52.46%) CSS
5 31 (50.82%) Marketing
6 28 (45.90%) Content Management
6 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
7 23 (37.70%) Atlassian
7 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
7 23 (37.70%) Confluence
7 23 (37.70%) User Experience
8 22 (36.07%) SaaS
8 22 (36.07%) .NET
9 21 (34.43%) Java
10 15 (24.59%) Perl
10 15 (24.59%) XML
11 14 (22.95%) XSLT
11 14 (22.95%) Python
11 14 (22.95%) Electronics
11 14 (22.95%) Performance Analysis
11 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
11 14 (22.95%) Coaching
12 8 (13.11%) Chemistry
12 8 (13.11%) Biology
12 8 (13.11%) Life Science
12 8 (13.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (4.92%) Publishing
13 3 (4.92%) Degree
14 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (37.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Eclipse
2 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 31 (50.82%) Marketing
2 14 (22.95%) Electronics
3 8 (13.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (75.41%) HTML
2 32 (52.46%) CSS
3 22 (36.07%) .NET
4 15 (24.59%) XML
5 14 (22.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) User Experience
2 8 (13.11%) Chemistry
2 8 (13.11%) Biology
2 8 (13.11%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) OO
2 28 (45.90%) Content Management
3 14 (22.95%) Performance Analysis
3 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
3 14 (22.95%) Coaching
4 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) C
1 35 (57.38%) C++
2 21 (34.43%) Java
3 15 (24.59%) Perl
4 14 (22.95%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.64%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago