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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 700 633 696
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 177 236 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 128 189 132
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 -32 79 £33,000 -8.33% 6
London -34 31 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South East -23 17 £35,000 - 4
East Midlands - 16 £26,250 - 2
South West -17 15 £37,500 +10.29%
Yorkshire -37 9 £35,000 +19.65% 1
North West -19 7 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands -23 2 £28,750 -20.68% 3
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Author
UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 133 (38.00%) HTML
2 108 (30.86%) CSS
3 92 (26.29%) XML
4 86 (24.57%) Degree
5 76 (21.71%) Adobe
6 74 (21.14%) FrameMaker
7 67 (19.14%) MS Excel
8 62 (17.71%) Acrobat
9 57 (16.29%) RoboHelp
9 57 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (15.14%) Content Management
11 49 (14.00%) Marketing
12 48 (13.71%) OO
12 48 (13.71%) C++
13 44 (12.57%) C
14 42 (12.00%) MS Office
15 39 (11.14%) Windows
15 39 (11.14%) Telecoms
16 38 (10.86%) XMetaL
16 38 (10.86%) Microsoft
16 38 (10.86%) Computer Science
17 37 (10.57%) Java
18 35 (10.00%) .NET
19 34 (9.71%) MS Visio
20 31 (8.86%) User Experience
21 30 (8.57%) Atlassian
21 30 (8.57%) SaaS
21 30 (8.57%) Confluence
21 30 (8.57%) 3G
21 30 (8.57%) Visual Studio

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (8.57%) Confluence
2 14 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (21.14%) FrameMaker
2 67 (19.14%) MS Excel
3 62 (17.71%) Acrobat
4 57 (16.29%) RoboHelp
5 42 (12.00%) MS Office
6 38 (10.86%) XMetaL
7 34 (9.71%) MS Visio
8 29 (8.29%) PaintShop Pro
9 26 (7.43%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (3.43%) Adobe Captivate
11 9 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (2.00%) Doxygen
13 6 (1.71%) Photoshop
14 3 (0.86%) CorelDRAW
15 1 (0.29%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.57%) 3G
1 30 (8.57%) 2G
2 21 (6.00%) LTE
3 18 (5.14%) Wireless
4 12 (3.43%) LAN
4 12 (3.43%) WAN
5 5 (1.43%) DWDM
5 5 (1.43%) DSL
6 1 (0.29%) TETRA
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.29%) Eclipse
3 9 (2.57%) XMLSpy
4 2 (0.57%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.57%) Serena SBM
4 2 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 49 (14.00%) Marketing
2 39 (11.14%) Telecoms
3 30 (8.57%) Finance
4 21 (6.00%) Electronics
5 20 (5.71%) Publishing
6 17 (4.86%) Automotive
7 16 (4.57%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.00%) Games
10 5 (1.43%) Banking
11 4 (1.14%) Legal
12 3 (0.86%) Retail
13 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.29%) Avionics
13 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (38.00%) HTML
2 108 (30.86%) CSS
3 92 (26.29%) XML
4 35 (10.00%) .NET
5 21 (6.00%) XSLT
6 7 (2.00%) JSP
7 6 (1.71%) jQuery
8 4 (1.14%) JSON
8 4 (1.14%) REST
8 4 (1.14%) SOAP
9 2 (0.57%) XSL
9 2 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.86%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.86%) User Experience
3 21 (6.00%) E-Learning
4 14 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (2.86%) Life Science
6 8 (2.29%) Chemistry
6 8 (2.29%) Biology
7 7 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.14%) Social Media
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.57%) EFT
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.14%) Windows
2 15 (4.29%) Android
2 15 (4.29%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (2.29%) Linux
5 5 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (15.14%) Content Management
3 48 (13.71%) OO
4 15 (4.29%) Mentoring
5 14 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (3.43%) Coaching
7 11 (3.14%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (2.86%) Workflow
8 10 (2.86%) Validation
8 10 (2.86%) Scrum
9 9 (2.57%) Project Management
10 8 (2.29%) Software Engineering
11 7 (2.00%) Time Management
11 7 (2.00%) 3D Programming
12 5 (1.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (1.14%) Line Management
13 4 (1.14%) Service Delivery
13 4 (1.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (1.14%) OOD
13 4 (1.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 48 (13.71%) C++
2 44 (12.57%) C
3 37 (10.57%) Java
4 26 (7.43%) Python
5 16 (4.57%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.43%) C#
7 11 (3.14%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (24.57%) Degree
2 15 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.71%) HNC
5 7 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.57%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (1.14%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) GAMP
System Software
1 20 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 76 (21.71%) Adobe
2 38 (10.86%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.57%) Atlassian
4 22 (6.29%) VMware
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle
6 2 (0.57%) Perforce
6 2 (0.57%) Serena
7 1 (0.29%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco
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