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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 227 231 223
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 39 49 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.65% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.66% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 56
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £28,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
6692 7393 8387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.71% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5507 6054 6962
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +10 36 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +17 2 £36,000 +10.76%
Suffolk +5 1 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Technical Author
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 37 (49.33%) Electronics
2 27 (36.00%) CMS
2 27 (36.00%) C
2 27 (36.00%) C++
2 27 (36.00%) Python
2 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.00%) Content Management
2 27 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 27 (36.00%) Coaching
3 21 (28.00%) Project Management
4 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
5 12 (16.00%) HTML
6 10 (13.33%) CSS
7 9 (12.00%) RoboHelp
8 8 (10.67%) XML
9 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.00%) Degree
11 5 (6.67%) WordPress
11 5 (6.67%) MediaWiki
11 5 (6.67%) Publishing
11 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
13 3 (4.00%) Document Management
13 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
13 3 (4.00%) CRM
14 2 (2.67%) C#
14 2 (2.67%) .NET
14 2 (2.67%) MS Office
14 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
14 2 (2.67%) Smartcard

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 27 (36.00%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) MediaWiki
2 5 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) RoboHelp
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.67%) MS Office
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 37 (49.33%) Electronics
2 5 (6.67%) Publishing
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) HTML
2 10 (13.33%) CSS
3 8 (10.67%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.33%) Blog
3 1 (1.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
3 1 (1.33%) Social Media
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Coaching
1 27 (36.00%) Content Management
1 27 (36.00%) Mentoring
1 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (28.00%) Project Management
3 3 (4.00%) CRM
3 3 (4.00%) Document Management
4 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (2.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (2.67%) Product Management
5 1 (1.33%) Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) SDLC
5 1 (1.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) C
1 27 (36.00%) C++
1 27 (36.00%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) C#
3 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe
2 1 (1.33%) Toshiba
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