The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 25 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 213 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.098% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Average salary £29,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4894 4853 5449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.87% 95.78% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4052 3918 4689
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Surrey

Technical Author
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Shepperton - 3 £29,000 -
Woking - 2 £35,000 -
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) VBA
4 6 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (37.50%) RoboHelp
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
6 3 (18.75%) Acrobat
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Android
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Serena
7 2 (12.50%) Serena SBM
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.25%) Degree

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) RoboHelp
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) Acrobat
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (12.50%) Serena SBM
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 8 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) VBA
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Serena