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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 667 722 618
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 211 179 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 172 162 196
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 July 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 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
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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
South East +74 102 £40,000 +18.51% 7
East of England +9 64 £31,750 -9.28% 4
London +37 24 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Yorkshire -24 20 £35,000 - 4
East Midlands +7 5 £23,500 -28.78% 1
North West -2 4 £37,000 -7.50%
South West -20 1 £19,500 -39.06%
Technical Author
UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 118 (31.81%) HTML
2 83 (22.37%) Degree
3 82 (22.10%) MS Excel
4 79 (21.29%) XML
4 79 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (19.95%) FrameMaker
6 72 (19.41%) Telecoms
7 70 (18.87%) MS Office
8 65 (17.52%) Microsoft
9 55 (14.82%) Adobe
10 50 (13.48%) Electronics
10 50 (13.48%) Content Management
11 48 (12.94%) RoboHelp
12 43 (11.59%) Publishing
13 42 (11.32%) CSS
14 40 (10.78%) MS Visio
14 40 (10.78%) Marketing
15 35 (9.43%) Acrobat
16 34 (9.16%) Line Management
17 31 (8.36%) Finance
18 30 (8.09%) VoIP
19 28 (7.55%) C++
19 28 (7.55%) Java
19 28 (7.55%) Scrum
20 27 (7.28%) C
20 27 (7.28%) Computer Science
21 24 (6.47%) User Experience
22 23 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (6.20%) Time Management
22 23 (6.20%) Automotive

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (2.16%) CMS
2 6 (1.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.62%) Confluence
3 4 (1.08%) Documentum
4 3 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.81%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 82 (22.10%) MS Excel
2 74 (19.95%) FrameMaker
3 70 (18.87%) MS Office
4 48 (12.94%) RoboHelp
5 40 (10.78%) MS Visio
6 35 (9.43%) Acrobat
7 22 (5.93%) Photoshop
7 22 (5.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (4.31%) PaintShop Pro
9 12 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (1.89%) XMetaL
11 6 (1.62%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (1.08%) InDesign
13 3 (0.81%) PageMaker
13 3 (0.81%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.27%) ZBrush
14 1 (0.27%) Mudbox
14 1 (0.27%) Maya
14 1 (0.27%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.09%) VoIP
2 21 (5.66%) 3G
2 21 (5.66%) 2G
2 21 (5.66%) LTE
3 9 (2.43%) Internet
4 6 (1.62%) DNS
4 6 (1.62%) LDAP
5 5 (1.35%) GSM
5 5 (1.35%) UMTS
5 5 (1.35%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.54%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (4.31%) Eclipse
2 10 (2.70%) JIRA
3 9 (2.43%) TeamCity
3 9 (2.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.62%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.35%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (19.41%) Telecoms
2 50 (13.48%) Electronics
3 43 (11.59%) Publishing
4 40 (10.78%) Marketing
5 31 (8.36%) Finance
6 23 (6.20%) Automotive
7 15 (4.04%) Banking
8 14 (3.77%) Legal
9 11 (2.96%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.89%) Retail
11 6 (1.62%) French Language
12 3 (0.81%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
13 2 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (31.81%) HTML
2 79 (21.29%) XML
3 42 (11.32%) CSS
4 17 (4.58%) XSLT
5 15 (4.04%) JMS
6 8 (2.16%) .NET
7 6 (1.62%) Web Services
8 3 (0.81%) Middleware
9 2 (0.54%) HTML5
10 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.27%) XSD
10 1 (0.27%) XSL
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.27%) WSDL
10 1 (0.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.28%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.47%) User Experience
3 23 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.31%) E-Learning
5 15 (4.04%) Wiki
6 9 (2.43%) Physics
7 8 (2.16%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.62%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.62%) Copywriting
8 6 (1.62%) Streaming Video
9 5 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.35%) Derivative
10 3 (0.81%) Photography
10 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.81%) EFT
11 2 (0.54%) GIS
11 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.54%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.43%) Windows
2 8 (2.16%) Linux
3 7 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.08%) UNIX
5 3 (0.81%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (13.48%) Content Management
3 34 (9.16%) Line Management
4 28 (7.55%) Scrum
5 23 (6.20%) Time Management
6 22 (5.93%) Coaching
6 22 (5.93%) OO
7 21 (5.66%) Product Management
8 20 (5.39%) Mentoring
9 16 (4.31%) Workflow
10 13 (3.50%) Change Management
11 12 (3.23%) Migration
12 9 (2.43%) Project Management
12 9 (2.43%) Information Architecture
13 8 (2.16%) Configuration Management
13 8 (2.16%) Software Engineering
13 8 (2.16%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (1.62%) Document Management
14 6 (1.62%) Risk Management
14 6 (1.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.55%) C++
1 28 (7.55%) Java
2 27 (7.28%) C
3 17 (4.58%) Python
4 16 (4.31%) Perl
5 2 (0.54%) C#
5 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (22.37%) Degree
2 17 (4.58%) HNC
3 7 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) APMP
5 2 (0.54%) ISACA
6 1 (0.27%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) HND
6 1 (0.27%) MCSE
6 1 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.12%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) COBIT
Vendors
1 65 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.82%) Adobe
3 15 (4.04%) Atlassian
4 13 (3.50%) SAP
5 5 (1.35%) Perforce
6 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.27%) EMC
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