The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 202 148 237
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 59 101 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 1.31% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.39% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 83 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Author
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in the East of England

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in the East of England

Technical Author
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridgeshire -20 32 £35,000 -13.58% 4
Bedfordshire -21 20 £31,000 -20.51% 1
Hertfordshire -29 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 44 (34.65%) Degree
2 40 (31.50%) XML
3 37 (29.13%) FrameMaker
4 36 (28.35%) Marketing
5 32 (25.20%) OO
6 31 (24.41%) HTML
7 30 (23.62%) Telecoms
7 30 (23.62%) CSS
8 29 (22.83%) 3G
8 29 (22.83%) 2G
8 29 (22.83%) Computer Science
9 28 (22.05%) XMetaL
10 26 (20.47%) Adobe
11 25 (19.69%) Electronics
12 22 (17.32%) E-Learning
12 22 (17.32%) Atlassian
12 22 (17.32%) MS Office
12 22 (17.32%) Visual Studio
12 22 (17.32%) Confluence
13 21 (16.54%) Acrobat
14 20 (15.75%) .NET
15 19 (14.96%) Java
15 19 (14.96%) MS Visio
15 19 (14.96%) SaaS
16 18 (14.17%) C
16 18 (14.17%) C++
16 18 (14.17%) Adobe Illustrator
17 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
17 17 (13.39%) LTE
18 16 (12.60%) Content Management

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (17.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (29.13%) FrameMaker
2 28 (22.05%) XMetaL
3 22 (17.32%) MS Office
4 21 (16.54%) Acrobat
5 19 (14.96%) MS Visio
6 18 (14.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (13.39%) MS Excel
8 14 (11.02%) RoboHelp
9 11 (8.66%) PaintShop Pro
10 8 (6.30%) Photoshop
11 7 (5.51%) InDesign
11 7 (5.51%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (2.36%) CorelDRAW
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.83%) 3G
1 29 (22.83%) 2G
2 17 (13.39%) LTE
3 16 (12.60%) Wireless
4 1 (0.79%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.45%) XMLSpy
3 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (28.35%) Marketing
2 30 (23.62%) Telecoms
3 25 (19.69%) Electronics
4 7 (5.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.51%) Publishing
5 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.36%) Finance
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.50%) XML
2 31 (24.41%) HTML
3 30 (23.62%) CSS
4 20 (15.75%) .NET
5 1 (0.79%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.32%) E-Learning
3 10 (7.87%) Animation
4 7 (5.51%) Life Science
4 7 (5.51%) Chemistry
4 7 (5.51%) Biology
5 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.57%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) OO
2 16 (12.60%) Content Management
3 12 (9.45%) Workflow
4 9 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (1.57%) Time Management
7 2 (1.57%) Data Protection
8 1 (0.79%) Requirements Management
8 1 (0.79%) Software Testing
8 1 (0.79%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.96%) Java
2 18 (14.17%) C
2 18 (14.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (34.65%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) HNC
3 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) Adobe
2 22 (17.32%) Atlassian
3 10 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.57%) Perforce
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary / package
Posted: 27 days ago