The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 716 577 699
Rank change year-on-year
-139 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 172 285 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 143 234 154
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Author
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in England

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in England

Technical Author
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
East of England -58 67 £35,000 -6.66% 6
South West -11 25 £32,500 - 4
London -43 25 £28,750 -17.85% 12
Yorkshire -23 22 £35,000 - 2
South East -55 19 £35,000 -15.66% 1
East Midlands - 7 £25,000 - 2
West Midlands -26 6 £30,500 -12.85%
North East -6 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Technical Author
UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 128 (36.78%) HTML
2 112 (32.18%) CSS
3 97 (27.87%) XML
4 93 (26.72%) Degree
5 83 (23.85%) FrameMaker
6 71 (20.40%) Adobe
7 62 (17.82%) MS Excel
8 54 (15.52%) Acrobat
9 53 (15.23%) MS Office
10 52 (14.94%) RoboHelp
11 49 (14.08%) Marketing
12 46 (13.22%) Telecoms
13 45 (12.93%) Microsoft
14 43 (12.36%) XMetaL
15 42 (12.07%) Finance
16 40 (11.49%) Computer Science
17 39 (11.21%) Electronics
18 38 (10.92%) Content Management
19 35 (10.06%) 2G
19 35 (10.06%) 3G
20 33 (9.48%) MS Visio
21 32 (9.20%) OO
22 31 (8.91%) C++
23 26 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
24 25 (7.18%) C
25 24 (6.90%) .NET
25 24 (6.90%) Java
25 24 (6.90%) Windows
25 24 (6.90%) E-Learning
26 22 (6.32%) XSLT

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (6.32%) Confluence
2 11 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 83 (23.85%) FrameMaker
2 62 (17.82%) MS Excel
3 54 (15.52%) Acrobat
4 53 (15.23%) MS Office
5 52 (14.94%) RoboHelp
6 43 (12.36%) XMetaL
7 33 (9.48%) MS Visio
8 21 (6.03%) InDesign
9 19 (5.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (3.45%) PaintShop Pro
11 11 (3.16%) CorelDRAW
12 8 (2.30%) Photoshop
13 6 (1.72%) PageMaker
14 5 (1.44%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.29%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.06%) 3G
1 35 (10.06%) 2G
2 22 (6.32%) LTE
3 19 (5.46%) Wireless
4 4 (1.15%) LAN
4 4 (1.15%) WAN
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.74%) XMLSpy
3 11 (3.16%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.57%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.57%) Serena SBM
4 2 (0.57%) Subversion
4 2 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 49 (14.08%) Marketing
2 46 (13.22%) Telecoms
3 42 (12.07%) Finance
4 39 (11.21%) Electronics
5 21 (6.03%) Manufacturing
6 18 (5.17%) Publishing
7 12 (3.45%) Finnish Language
7 12 (3.45%) French Language
7 12 (3.45%) German Language
7 12 (3.45%) Italian Language
7 12 (3.45%) Swedish Language
8 9 (2.59%) Automotive
9 8 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.15%) Legal
10 4 (1.15%) Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Retail
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Avionics
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (36.78%) HTML
2 112 (32.18%) CSS
3 97 (27.87%) XML
4 24 (6.90%) .NET
5 22 (6.32%) XSLT
6 7 (2.01%) JSP
7 2 (0.57%) SOAP
7 2 (0.57%) JSON
7 2 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (0.57%) REST
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.29%) jQuery
8 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.90%) E-Learning
3 12 (3.45%) Graphic Design
4 11 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.87%) Life Science
6 8 (2.30%) Chemistry
6 8 (2.30%) Biology
7 4 (1.15%) Animation
7 4 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Wiki
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.90%) Windows
2 11 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.01%) Android
3 7 (2.01%) Linux
4 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (10.92%) Content Management
2 32 (9.20%) OO
3 26 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (4.02%) Workflow
5 11 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (2.87%) Project Management
6 10 (2.87%) Scrum
7 9 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (2.01%) Time Management
9 6 (1.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (1.72%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (1.15%) Information Security
10 4 (1.15%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.15%) ITIL
11 3 (0.86%) Software Testing
11 3 (0.86%) Product Management
12 2 (0.57%) Image Processing
12 2 (0.57%) Software Architecture
12 2 (0.57%) Requirements Management
12 2 (0.57%) Usability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.91%) C++
2 25 (7.18%) C
3 24 (6.90%) Java
4 12 (3.45%) Python
5 9 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.44%) Perl
7 4 (1.15%) C#
8 1 (0.29%) SQL
8 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (26.72%) Degree
2 19 (5.46%) HNC
3 16 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.01%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.72%) QA
2 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) GAMP
System Software
1 12 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 71 (20.40%) Adobe
2 45 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.32%) Atlassian
4 14 (4.02%) VMware
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle
6 2 (0.57%) Perforce
6 2 (0.57%) Serena
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco
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