The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2189 2154 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.44% 94.64% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1747 1804
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Technical Author
Berkshire

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Author
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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