The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 593 645 586
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 36 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.028% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.030% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 39
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Author in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Author
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Author across the London region.

Technical Author Salary Trend in London

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in London

Technical Author
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hammersmith - 5 £37,500 -
Paddington - 3 - -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
1 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (35.71%) Publishing
3 18 (32.14%) Banking
4 16 (28.57%) Legal
5 15 (26.79%) Time Management
5 15 (26.79%) MS Office
6 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 11 (19.64%) Degree
8 9 (16.07%) Content Management
8 9 (16.07%) HTML
8 9 (16.07%) Change Management
9 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.29%) Migration
10 7 (12.50%) Acrobat
10 7 (12.50%) Line Management
11 6 (10.71%) DNS
11 6 (10.71%) LDAP
11 6 (10.71%) Wiki
12 5 (8.93%) Workflow
12 5 (8.93%) Perforce
12 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
12 5 (8.93%) SOA
12 5 (8.93%) GSM
12 5 (8.93%) UMTS
12 5 (8.93%) Web Services
12 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
12 5 (8.93%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (8.93%) LTE
13 4 (7.14%) Java

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Office
3 7 (12.50%) Acrobat
4 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.79%) ZBrush
6 1 (1.79%) Mudbox
6 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.79%) RoboHelp
6 1 (1.79%) FrameMaker
6 1 (1.79%) Maya
6 1 (1.79%) 3ds Max
6 1 (1.79%) Houdini
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) LDAP
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 5 (8.93%) GSM
2 5 (8.93%) UMTS
2 5 (8.93%) LTE
2 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 20 (35.71%) Publishing
2 18 (32.14%) Banking
3 16 (28.57%) Legal
4 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.14%) Finance
5 4 (7.14%) Electronics
6 3 (5.36%) Marketing
7 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Retail
8 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.79%) Back Office
8 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Wiki
3 4 (7.14%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Time Management
2 9 (16.07%) Change Management
2 9 (16.07%) Content Management
3 8 (14.29%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.50%) Line Management
5 5 (8.93%) SOA
5 5 (8.93%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (8.93%) Workflow
6 1 (1.79%) Project Management
6 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.79%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.79%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) C
1 4 (7.14%) C++
1 4 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Perforce
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe
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