The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 199 207 172
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 63 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.77% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.80% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 64
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7264 7706 7455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.45% 95.34% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6055 6463 6449
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Cambridgeshire +7 33 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Bedfordshire +12 25 £31,500 +1.61% 1
Hertfordshire -2 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Technical Author
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 49 (44.14%) HTML
2 32 (28.83%) Electronics
3 29 (26.13%) XML
3 29 (26.13%) Content Management
4 25 (22.52%) Marketing
5 24 (21.62%) FrameMaker
6 22 (19.82%) Telecoms
7 21 (18.92%) 2G
7 21 (18.92%) 3G
7 21 (18.92%) Automotive
7 21 (18.92%) Computer Science
8 20 (18.02%) Publishing
8 20 (18.02%) OO
8 20 (18.02%) C
8 20 (18.02%) C++
9 19 (17.12%) Line Management
10 18 (16.22%) Coaching
10 18 (16.22%) Photoshop
10 18 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 16 (14.41%) LTE
11 16 (14.41%) HNC
12 15 (13.51%) Python
12 15 (13.51%) XSLT
12 15 (13.51%) Perl
12 15 (13.51%) Eclipse
12 15 (13.51%) Degree
12 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
13 14 (12.61%) User Experience
13 14 (12.61%) Atlassian
14 13 (11.71%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 5 (4.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (21.62%) FrameMaker
2 18 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (16.22%) Photoshop
3 10 (9.01%) MS Visio
3 10 (9.01%) RoboHelp
4 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
5 6 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (4.50%) XMetaL
7 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) 3G
1 21 (18.92%) 2G
2 16 (14.41%) LTE
3 2 (1.80%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Eclipse
2 9 (8.11%) JIRA
2 9 (8.11%) TeamCity
2 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.50%) XMLSpy
3 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (28.83%) Electronics
2 25 (22.52%) Marketing
3 22 (19.82%) Telecoms
4 21 (18.92%) Automotive
5 20 (18.02%) Publishing
6 3 (2.70%) Finance
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) HTML
2 29 (26.13%) XML
3 15 (13.51%) XSLT
4 5 (4.50%) .NET
4 5 (4.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.61%) User Experience
3 9 (8.11%) Physics
4 6 (5.41%) E-Learning
5 5 (4.50%) Wiki
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Content Management
2 20 (18.02%) OO
3 19 (17.12%) Line Management
4 18 (16.22%) Coaching
5 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.11%) Information Architecture
7 5 (4.50%) Workflow
8 3 (2.70%) Product Management
9 1 (0.90%) Process Management
9 1 (0.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.02%) C
1 20 (18.02%) C++
2 15 (13.51%) Perl
2 15 (13.51%) Python
3 5 (4.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) HNC
2 15 (13.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Atlassian
2 13 (11.71%) SAP
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.41%) Adobe
4 1 (0.90%) EMC
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Aspire People IT
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago