The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 394 369 424
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 39 91 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 42
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Technical Author in the job title.

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Author
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Author
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical Author
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Hampshire +4 7 £36,000 -
Surrey -15 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 £36,250 -
Technical Author
England

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Technical Author job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 41 (42.71%) MS Office
2 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (32.29%) MS Excel
4 26 (27.08%) HTML
5 21 (21.88%) RoboHelp
5 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.75%) Degree
7 14 (14.58%) VoIP
7 14 (14.58%) CSS
8 13 (13.54%) Finance
8 13 (13.54%) FrameMaker
9 12 (12.50%) Java
10 11 (11.46%) C++
11 10 (10.42%) Adobe
12 9 (9.38%) XML
13 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
13 8 (8.33%) Banking
14 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
15 6 (6.25%) VBScript
15 6 (6.25%) Atlassian
15 6 (6.25%) Scrum
15 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
15 6 (6.25%) Confluence
15 6 (6.25%) Analytics
16 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
16 5 (5.21%) Electronics
16 5 (5.21%) Local Government
16 5 (5.21%) Northgate
16 5 (5.21%) Software Testing

Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (42.71%) MS Office
2 31 (32.29%) MS Excel
3 21 (21.88%) RoboHelp
4 13 (13.54%) FrameMaker
5 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 4 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
7 3 (3.13%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) VoIP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.54%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Electronics
4 5 (5.21%) Local Government
4 5 (5.21%) Multimedia
5 4 (4.17%) Japanese Language
5 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 14 (14.58%) CSS
3 9 (9.38%) XML
4 5 (5.21%) XHTML
5 2 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Streaming Video
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (6.25%) Analytics
2 6 (6.25%) Scrum
3 5 (5.21%) Software Testing
3 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
4 4 (4.17%) CRM
4 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.17%) Multithreading
4 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (4.17%) Time Management
5 3 (3.13%) Network Management
6 2 (2.08%) CAD
6 2 (2.08%) Data Security
6 2 (2.08%) SDLC
6 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.04%) Information Management
7 1 (1.04%) Information Security
7 1 (1.04%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) Java
2 11 (11.46%) C++
3 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.25%) VBScript
5 5 (5.21%) SQL
6 3 (3.13%) C#
7 2 (2.08%) C
8 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Adobe
3 6 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.21%) Northgate
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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