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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 588 612 565
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 34 22 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.047% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.051% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 57
Average salary £52,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £54,700
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
City of London +25 3 £61,250 +40.00% 1
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (35.29%) Degree
1 24 (35.29%) Time Management
2 15 (22.06%) Migration
3 14 (20.59%) Windows
4 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
5 12 (17.65%) Workflow
6 10 (14.71%) Finance
6 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
7 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
7 9 (13.24%) HTML
7 9 (13.24%) Change Management
7 9 (13.24%) Content Management
8 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.76%) Wiki
8 8 (11.76%) Line Management
8 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.76%) Acrobat
9 7 (10.29%) SQL
9 7 (10.29%) MySQL
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.29%) MS Office
9 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.29%) Application Packaging
10 6 (8.82%) Multimedia
10 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.82%) Web Services
10 6 (8.82%) LDAP
10 6 (8.82%) DNS
10 6 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (7.35%) Perforce

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
3 8 (11.76%) Acrobat
4 7 (10.29%) MS Office
5 5 (7.35%) FrameMaker
6 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (1.47%) ZBrush
8 1 (1.47%) Mudbox
8 1 (1.47%) MODO
8 1 (1.47%) Maya
8 1 (1.47%) 3ds Max
8 1 (1.47%) Houdini
8 1 (1.47%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) LDAP
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) GSM
2 5 (7.35%) UMTS
2 5 (7.35%) LTE
2 5 (7.35%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) MySQL
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Rational Rose
General
1 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.82%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) HTML
2 7 (10.29%) Application Packaging
3 6 (8.82%) Web Services
4 5 (7.35%) RESTful
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.47%) XML
6 1 (1.47%) XSD
6 1 (1.47%) WSDL
6 1 (1.47%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Wiki
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.94%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Time Management
2 15 (22.06%) Migration
3 12 (17.65%) Workflow
4 9 (13.24%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) Content Management
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) Line Management
6 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (7.35%) SOA
7 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.88%) Product Management
9 3 (4.41%) Data Management
9 3 (4.41%) Project Management
9 3 (4.41%) Validation
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Load Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Information Security
10 2 (2.94%) CRAMM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) C
3 4 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (4.41%) GCP
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Perforce
3 4 (5.88%) Casewise
4 3 (4.41%) Adobe
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