The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 740 658 634
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 163 202 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 138 161 247
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Author
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
East of England -15 69 £35,000 -6.66% 3
South East -19 41 £37,500 - 5
Yorkshire -36 24 £35,000 +7.69% 2
London -70 18 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North West -1 4 £40,000 +28.00% 1
East Midlands -23 3 £31,000 +12.72%
South West -4 2 £33,250 -26.11% 6
West Midlands -7 2 £37,500 +53.06%
Technical Author
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Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 144 (39.56%) HTML
2 127 (34.89%) CSS
3 108 (29.67%) XML
4 88 (24.18%) RoboHelp
5 83 (22.80%) Degree
6 80 (21.98%) FrameMaker
7 72 (19.78%) Adobe
7 72 (19.78%) Acrobat
8 69 (18.96%) Marketing
9 65 (17.86%) SaaS
9 65 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 63 (17.31%) Finance
10 63 (17.31%) Java
11 56 (15.38%) C++
12 55 (15.11%) .NET
12 55 (15.11%) OO
13 51 (14.01%) MS Excel
14 50 (13.74%) C
15 49 (13.46%) Publishing
16 43 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (11.81%) PaintShop Pro
16 43 (11.81%) Electronics
17 42 (11.54%) Confluence
18 39 (10.71%) Atlassian
18 39 (10.71%) MS Office
19 33 (9.07%) Visual Studio
19 33 (9.07%) Time Management
20 32 (8.79%) Windows
21 31 (8.52%) MS Visio
22 28 (7.69%) Computer Science

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (11.54%) Confluence
2 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 88 (24.18%) RoboHelp
2 80 (21.98%) FrameMaker
3 72 (19.78%) Acrobat
4 51 (14.01%) MS Excel
5 43 (11.81%) PaintShop Pro
6 39 (10.71%) MS Office
7 31 (8.52%) MS Visio
8 22 (6.04%) InDesign
9 16 (4.40%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (4.12%) CorelDRAW
11 11 (3.02%) PageMaker
11 11 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (3.02%) Doxygen
12 9 (2.47%) Photoshop
13 8 (2.20%) XMetaL
13 8 (2.20%) Adobe Captivate
14 6 (1.65%) LaTeX
15 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
17 1 (0.27%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 65 (17.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.57%) Firewall
2 9 (2.47%) LTE
3 7 (1.92%) 2G
3 7 (1.92%) Wireless
3 7 (1.92%) 3G
4 5 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (1.37%) GSM
4 5 (1.37%) UMTS
5 3 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (9.07%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.40%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (1.10%) JIRA
4 3 (0.82%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 69 (18.96%) Marketing
2 63 (17.31%) Finance
3 49 (13.46%) Publishing
4 43 (11.81%) Electronics
5 25 (6.87%) Telecoms
6 20 (5.49%) Manufacturing
7 17 (4.67%) Finnish Language
7 17 (4.67%) French Language
7 17 (4.67%) German Language
7 17 (4.67%) Italian Language
7 17 (4.67%) Swedish Language
8 13 (3.57%) Banking
9 10 (2.75%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.82%) Back Office
10 3 (0.82%) Automotive
11 2 (0.55%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (39.56%) HTML
2 127 (34.89%) CSS
3 108 (29.67%) XML
4 55 (15.11%) .NET
5 11 (3.02%) XSLT
6 8 (2.20%) DOM
6 8 (2.20%) SGML
7 6 (1.65%) XSL
8 5 (1.37%) Web Services
8 5 (1.37%) J2EE
9 2 (0.55%) Middleware
9 2 (0.55%) Flash
9 2 (0.55%) Ajax
9 2 (0.55%) HTML5
10 1 (0.27%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.49%) E-Learning
3 17 (4.67%) Graphic Design
3 17 (4.67%) Web 2.0
4 16 (4.40%) Animation
5 14 (3.85%) Open Source
6 13 (3.57%) Wiki
7 12 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.20%) Physics
9 7 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.27%) Life Science
12 1 (0.27%) New Media
12 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.27%) SCADA
12 1 (0.27%) RenderMan
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.79%) Windows
2 15 (4.12%) Linux
3 7 (1.92%) UNIX
4 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.11%) OO
2 43 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (9.07%) Time Management
4 22 (6.04%) Financial Modelling
4 22 (6.04%) Analytics
5 17 (4.67%) Scrum
5 17 (4.67%) Content Management
6 16 (4.40%) Software Engineering
7 8 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (2.20%) Web Application Development
8 7 (1.92%) Software Architecture
9 6 (1.65%) Project Management
9 6 (1.65%) Document Management
10 5 (1.37%) SOA
10 5 (1.37%) Configuration Management
11 4 (1.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (1.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (1.10%) Kanban
12 3 (0.82%) Image Processing
12 3 (0.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.31%) Java
2 56 (15.38%) C++
3 50 (13.74%) C
4 16 (4.40%) VBA
5 15 (4.12%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.57%) C#
7 8 (2.20%) Python
8 2 (0.55%) SQL
9 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 83 (22.80%) Degree
2 5 (1.37%) HNC
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.02%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.75%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 72 (19.78%) Adobe
2 65 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 39 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 16 (4.40%) VMware
5 8 (2.20%) Cisco
6 5 (1.37%) Perforce
7 3 (0.82%) Capita
8 2 (0.55%) Apple
8 2 (0.55%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle
9 1 (0.27%) Siemens
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Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Health + Good Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago