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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Author
England / South East
Rank 334 383 445
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 60 57 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 13
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £36,125
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -3.11%

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +65 37 £52,500 -
Surrey +59 15 £35,000 -48.14% 1
Hampshire +17 6 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Oxfordshire +10 2 £30,000 +9.09%
Technical Author
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 23 (23.47%) RoboHelp
1 23 (23.47%) XML
2 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) Product Management
3 18 (18.37%) Degree
4 17 (17.35%) REST
5 16 (16.33%) Adobe
6 14 (14.29%) Acrobat
6 14 (14.29%) MS Office
6 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 14 (14.29%) Time Management
7 13 (13.27%) C++
7 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.24%) FrameMaker
9 11 (11.22%) HTML
9 11 (11.22%) MS Visio
10 10 (10.20%) CSS
10 10 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (9.18%) Open Source
12 8 (8.16%) Chemistry
12 8 (8.16%) Bioinformatics
12 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (8.16%) Camtasia
13 7 (7.14%) C#
13 7 (7.14%) Fireworks
14 6 (6.12%) Life Science
14 6 (6.12%) Project Management
14 6 (6.12%) Java
14 6 (6.12%) VoIP
15 5 (5.10%) Dreamweaver

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 2 (2.04%) CMS
1 2 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (23.47%) RoboHelp
2 14 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.29%) MS Office
3 12 (12.24%) FrameMaker
4 11 (11.22%) MS Visio
5 10 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (8.16%) Camtasia
7 7 (7.14%) Fireworks
8 4 (4.08%) Snagit
9 2 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (2.04%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.10%) Marketing
2 4 (4.08%) Multimedia
2 4 (4.08%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.47%) XML
2 17 (17.35%) REST
3 11 (11.22%) HTML
4 10 (10.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.04%) .NET
5 2 (2.04%) CSS3
5 2 (2.04%) HTML5
5 2 (2.04%) jQuery
6 1 (1.02%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.12%) Life Science
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Linux
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (22.45%) Product Management
2 14 (14.29%) Time Management
3 9 (9.18%) Open Source
4 8 (8.16%) Bioinformatics
4 8 (8.16%) Chemistry
5 6 (6.12%) Project Management
6 5 (5.10%) Scrum
7 4 (4.08%) Biology
7 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.08%) Data Management
7 4 (4.08%) Health Informatics
7 4 (4.08%) Informatics
7 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.08%) Statistics
8 1 (1.02%) B2B
8 1 (1.02%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.02%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) C++
2 7 (7.14%) C#
3 6 (6.12%) Java
4 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) PhD
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Adobe
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.08%) Forcepoint
4 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle
4 2 (2.04%) Quark
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
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