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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 691 713 579
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -134
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 187 173 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 142 234
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +63 72 £40,000 +14.28% 9
East of England -22 49 £31,000 -8.82% 2
London +6 33 £52,500 +82.60% 5
Yorkshire +12 19 £35,000 -
North West - 8 £37,500 -
South West -35 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Midlands -7 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
West Midlands -8 2 £22,000 -27.86% 2
Technical Author
UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 122 (30.05%) HTML
2 107 (26.35%) Degree
3 94 (23.15%) Microsoft
4 91 (22.41%) Telecoms
5 86 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (20.69%) FrameMaker
7 81 (19.95%) MS Excel
8 78 (19.21%) XML
9 73 (17.98%) MS Office
10 69 (17.00%) Adobe
11 62 (15.27%) RoboHelp
12 53 (13.05%) Marketing
13 49 (12.07%) Content Management
14 43 (10.59%) Computer Science
14 43 (10.59%) Acrobat
15 40 (9.85%) Finance
15 40 (9.85%) Electronics
15 40 (9.85%) MS Visio
16 35 (8.62%) VoIP
16 35 (8.62%) Scrum
17 33 (8.13%) Publishing
18 32 (7.88%) Automotive
19 29 (7.14%) Java
20 28 (6.90%) Photoshop
20 28 (6.90%) 3G
20 28 (6.90%) 2G
20 28 (6.90%) LTE
21 27 (6.65%) Product Management
21 27 (6.65%) Time Management
21 27 (6.65%) CSS

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (2.71%) CMS
2 6 (1.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.99%) Documentum
4 3 (0.74%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 84 (20.69%) FrameMaker
2 81 (19.95%) MS Excel
3 73 (17.98%) MS Office
4 62 (15.27%) RoboHelp
5 43 (10.59%) Acrobat
6 40 (9.85%) MS Visio
7 28 (6.90%) Photoshop
8 25 (6.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (3.94%) PaintShop Pro
9 16 (3.94%) XMetaL
9 16 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (3.69%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.99%) InDesign
12 3 (0.74%) QuarkXPress
12 3 (0.74%) PageMaker
13 1 (0.25%) ZBrush
13 1 (0.25%) Mudbox
13 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.25%) MODO
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.62%) VoIP
2 28 (6.90%) 3G
2 28 (6.90%) 2G
2 28 (6.90%) LTE
3 10 (2.46%) Internet
4 6 (1.48%) DNS
4 6 (1.48%) LDAP
4 6 (1.48%) GSM
4 6 (1.48%) UMTS
5 5 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.49%) HTTP
6 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.46%) JIRA
2 9 (2.22%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.48%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.48%) XMLSpy
4 5 (1.23%) Subversion
5 3 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.49%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
General
1 91 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 53 (13.05%) Marketing
3 40 (9.85%) Finance
3 40 (9.85%) Electronics
4 33 (8.13%) Publishing
5 32 (7.88%) Automotive
6 13 (3.20%) French Language
7 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.48%) Banking
8 6 (1.48%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.99%) German Language
9 4 (0.99%) Legal
10 3 (0.74%) Front Office
11 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (30.05%) HTML
2 78 (19.21%) XML
3 27 (6.65%) CSS
4 22 (5.42%) JMS
5 9 (2.22%) .NET
6 7 (1.72%) XSLT
6 7 (1.72%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.72%) HTML5
7 6 (1.48%) Web Services
8 5 (1.23%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.23%) RESTful
9 3 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.25%) WSDL
10 1 (0.25%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.40%) User Experience
3 20 (4.93%) Physics
4 18 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.69%) Wiki
6 14 (3.45%) E-Learning
7 9 (2.22%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.72%) Copywriting
9 6 (1.48%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.23%) Derivative
10 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.99%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.74%) Photography
13 2 (0.49%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.49%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.49%) PMI
14 1 (0.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.65%) Windows
2 5 (1.23%) Linux
3 4 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.25%) UNIX
4 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (12.07%) Content Management
3 35 (8.62%) Scrum
4 27 (6.65%) Time Management
4 27 (6.65%) Product Management
5 25 (6.16%) Workflow
6 19 (4.68%) Line Management
7 15 (3.69%) Migration
8 12 (2.96%) Project Management
8 12 (2.96%) Coaching
8 12 (2.96%) Information Architecture
8 12 (2.96%) SDLC
9 9 (2.22%) Mentoring
9 9 (2.22%) Software Engineering
9 9 (2.22%) Change Management
9 9 (2.22%) ITSM
9 9 (2.22%) ITIL
10 8 (1.97%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (1.72%) Configuration Management
12 6 (1.48%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.14%) Java
2 11 (2.71%) C++
3 10 (2.46%) C
4 9 (2.22%) C#
5 7 (1.72%) SQL
5 7 (1.72%) Python
6 6 (1.48%) Perl
7 4 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (26.35%) Degree
2 22 (5.42%) HNC
3 10 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.49%) APMP
5 2 (0.49%) ISACA
5 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) HND
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.91%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (0.74%) GCP
3 2 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 94 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 69 (17.00%) Adobe
3 13 (3.20%) SAP
4 10 (2.46%) Perforce
5 9 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.99%) Cisco
6 4 (0.99%) Casewise
7 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) IBM
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