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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 600 625 597
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 43 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.055% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 42
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,450 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
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
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Ealing -19 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Romford - 1 £36,000 -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (31.88%) Degree
2 17 (24.64%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) XML
3 14 (20.29%) Finance
4 13 (18.84%) Confluence
5 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
6 10 (14.49%) Windows
6 10 (14.49%) CSS
6 10 (14.49%) Atlassian
7 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.59%) Java
8 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.59%) C++
8 8 (11.59%) VBScript
8 8 (11.59%) Analytics
9 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.70%) Publishing
10 6 (8.70%) MS Office
10 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
10 6 (8.70%) QA
11 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
11 5 (7.25%) Document Management
11 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (7.25%) RoboHelp
11 5 (7.25%) SQL
11 5 (7.25%) Front Office
12 4 (5.80%) e-Learning
12 4 (5.80%) Adobe
12 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.80%) Blog

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.84%) Confluence
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
3 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.25%) RoboHelp
4 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (2.90%) FrameMaker
5 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.45%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Publishing
3 5 (7.25%) Front Office
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) HTML
1 17 (24.64%) XML
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) Flash
3 2 (2.90%) RESTful
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) WSDL
4 1 (1.45%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Blog
2 4 (5.80%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.35%) Learning Management System
3 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Social Network
4 2 (2.90%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.45%) Fintech
5 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.59%) Analytics
2 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.25%) Document Management
4 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
5 3 (4.35%) Data Management
5 3 (4.35%) Network Management
5 3 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (4.35%) Presales
5 3 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.35%) Web Design
6 2 (2.90%) Content Management
6 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.90%) Migration
6 2 (2.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.90%) Scrum
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) UML
6 2 (2.90%) Validation
6 2 (2.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) C++
1 8 (11.59%) Java
1 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
1 8 (11.59%) VBScript
2 5 (7.25%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.90%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Atlassian
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) Adobe
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Casewise
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