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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 718 682 736
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 131 184 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 157 106
Average salary £36,125 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.68% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,363 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.67%
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
94349 93880 96743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.44% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78390 76321 82592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
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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 -37 44 £36,000 +2.85% 5
London +4 29 £34,250 -8.66% 8
South East -41 28 £41,250 -17.50% 8
East Midlands +34 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Yorkshire -9 8 £35,000 - 1
South West -15 8 £36,250 +68.60%
North West -18 3 £27,000 -28.00% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £32,500 -
Technical Author
UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 86 (30.94%) HTML
2 69 (24.82%) Adobe
3 66 (23.74%) CSS
4 62 (22.30%) MS Excel
5 57 (20.50%) XML
6 56 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (19.78%) MS Office
7 55 (19.78%) RoboHelp
8 53 (19.06%) FrameMaker
9 50 (17.99%) Publishing
10 46 (16.55%) Acrobat
10 46 (16.55%) C
10 46 (16.55%) C++
10 46 (16.55%) OO
11 43 (15.47%) Content Management
12 38 (13.67%) PaintShop Pro
13 37 (13.31%) Python
13 37 (13.31%) Adobe Illustrator
14 31 (11.15%) Electronics
14 31 (11.15%) Marketing
15 29 (10.43%) Banking
15 29 (10.43%) Mentoring
16 28 (10.07%) Java
17 27 (9.71%) Windows
17 27 (9.71%) Eclipse
17 27 (9.71%) Degree
18 25 (8.99%) Manufacturing
18 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
19 24 (8.63%) .NET
20 23 (8.27%) Confluence

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 23 (8.27%) Confluence
2 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 62 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 55 (19.78%) MS Office
2 55 (19.78%) RoboHelp
3 53 (19.06%) FrameMaker
4 46 (16.55%) Acrobat
5 38 (13.67%) PaintShop Pro
6 37 (13.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (6.12%) MS Visio
8 13 (4.68%) Photoshop
9 11 (3.96%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (2.16%) Doxygen
11 5 (1.80%) XMetaL
12 3 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.36%) ZBrush
13 1 (0.36%) Mudbox
13 1 (0.36%) Houdini
13 1 (0.36%) Maya
13 1 (0.36%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.12%) LAN
1 17 (6.12%) WAN
1 17 (6.12%) Wireless
2 7 (2.52%) DWDM
2 7 (2.52%) DSL
3 4 (1.44%) 2G
3 4 (1.44%) 3G
3 4 (1.44%) LTE
4 2 (0.72%) IMAP
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (9.71%) Eclipse
2 21 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.36%) Ant
3 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (17.99%) Publishing
2 31 (11.15%) Electronics
2 31 (11.15%) Marketing
3 29 (10.43%) Banking
4 25 (8.99%) Manufacturing
5 18 (6.47%) Retail
5 18 (6.47%) Automotive
6 16 (5.76%) Legal
7 15 (5.40%) Telecoms
8 10 (3.60%) Finance
9 6 (2.16%) Games
10 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (30.94%) HTML
2 66 (23.74%) CSS
3 57 (20.50%) XML
4 24 (8.63%) .NET
5 19 (6.83%) XSLT
6 9 (3.24%) XSL
7 5 (1.80%) jQuery
8 3 (1.08%) Middleware
9 2 (0.72%) JSON
9 2 (0.72%) XSD
9 2 (0.72%) SOAP
9 2 (0.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.55%) User Experience
1 21 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.96%) E-Learning
3 10 (3.60%) EFT
4 7 (2.52%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.44%) Social Media
7 3 (1.08%) Wiki
7 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.72%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.36%) IPTV
9 1 (0.36%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.71%) Windows
2 17 (6.12%) Android
2 17 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.16%) UNIX
3 6 (2.16%) Linux
4 5 (1.80%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.08%) CentOS
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (16.55%) OO
3 43 (15.47%) Content Management
4 29 (10.43%) Mentoring
5 19 (6.83%) Coaching
6 18 (6.47%) Line Management
7 12 (4.32%) Validation
8 8 (2.88%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (2.88%) Software Engineering
9 6 (2.16%) 3D Programming
9 6 (2.16%) Waterfall
9 6 (2.16%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (2.16%) Scrum
9 6 (2.16%) ERP
9 6 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (1.80%) Change Management
10 5 (1.80%) Time Management
11 3 (1.08%) Product Management
11 3 (1.08%) Migration
11 3 (1.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.55%) C
1 46 (16.55%) C++
2 37 (13.31%) Python
3 28 (10.07%) Java
4 20 (7.19%) Perl
5 15 (5.40%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.88%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) VCP4
3 1 (0.36%) HNC
3 1 (0.36%) HND
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) QA
2 7 (2.52%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 69 (24.82%) Adobe
2 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.55%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.36%) EMC
5 1 (0.36%) Red Gate
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