The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 78 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 927 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.79% 97.37% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 821 701
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Oxford

Technical Author
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery