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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 605 641 546
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -95
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 28 11 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.023% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.024% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,800 £55,000
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
41415 45451 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38227 34621
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +16 2 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (37.50%) Time Management
2 20 (31.25%) Degree
3 17 (26.56%) MS Excel
4 15 (23.44%) Migration
5 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (18.75%) Change Management
7 12 (18.75%) HTML
8 11 (17.19%) Publishing
8 11 (17.19%) Line Management
9 10 (15.63%) MS Office
10 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
10 9 (14.06%) Acrobat
10 9 (14.06%) Workflow
10 9 (14.06%) Banking
10 9 (14.06%) Content Management
11 8 (12.50%) Wiki
11 8 (12.50%) Finance
11 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 8 (12.50%) Windows
12 7 (10.94%) Legal
13 6 (9.38%) Web Services
13 6 (9.38%) LDAP
13 6 (9.38%) DNS
14 5 (7.81%) SOA
14 5 (7.81%) GSM
14 5 (7.81%) UMTS
14 5 (7.81%) CSS
14 5 (7.81%) Java
14 5 (7.81%) FrameMaker

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 17 (26.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
3 9 (14.06%) Acrobat
4 5 (7.81%) FrameMaker
5 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (3.13%) ZBrush
7 2 (3.13%) Mudbox
7 2 (3.13%) Maya
7 2 (3.13%) 3ds Max
7 2 (3.13%) Houdini
7 2 (3.13%) RoboHelp
8 1 (1.56%) MODO
8 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) LDAP
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
2 5 (7.81%) GSM
2 5 (7.81%) UMTS
2 5 (7.81%) LTE
2 5 (7.81%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.19%) Publishing
3 9 (14.06%) Banking
4 8 (12.50%) Finance
5 7 (10.94%) Legal
6 4 (6.25%) Electronics
6 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
7 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) HTML
2 6 (9.38%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (1.56%) XSD
6 1 (1.56%) WSDL
6 1 (1.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Wiki
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.13%) Copywriting
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Blog
6 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Time Management
2 15 (23.44%) Migration
3 12 (18.75%) Change Management
4 11 (17.19%) Line Management
5 9 (14.06%) Workflow
5 9 (14.06%) Content Management
6 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.81%) SOA
7 5 (7.81%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.69%) Project Management
9 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Information Security
9 2 (3.13%) Load Testing
9 2 (3.13%) CRAMM
9 2 (3.13%) People Management
10 1 (1.56%) SDLC
10 1 (1.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) C
2 4 (6.25%) C++
3 3 (4.69%) SQL
4 2 (3.13%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.81%) Adobe
1 5 (7.81%) Perforce
2 1 (1.56%) Casewise
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