The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Author
Rank 187 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 27 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.61% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 15
Average salary £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Author
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4216 4650 4603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.15% 95.35% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3651 3818 3664
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Technical Author Salary Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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
Woking - 8 £34,500 - 1
Guildford - 7 £50,000 -
Technical Author
South East

Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 31 (63.27%) FrameMaker
3 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (51.02%) RoboHelp
4 25 (51.02%) XML
5 22 (44.90%) JMS
5 22 (44.90%) Java
5 22 (44.90%) Finance
5 22 (44.90%) Scrum
6 18 (36.73%) QA
7 9 (18.37%) SaaS
7 9 (18.37%) Internet of Things
7 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.37%) Marketing
7 9 (18.37%) Internet
7 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.37%) MS Office
7 9 (18.37%) User Experience
8 8 (16.33%) ITIL
8 8 (16.33%) Adobe
8 8 (16.33%) ITSM
8 8 (16.33%) French Language
8 8 (16.33%) Product Management
9 6 (12.24%) Degree
10 5 (10.20%) Derivative
10 5 (10.20%) Publishing
11 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
12 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 31 (63.27%) FrameMaker
2 25 (51.02%) RoboHelp
3 9 (18.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Marketing
3 8 (16.33%) French Language
4 5 (10.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 25 (51.02%) XML
3 22 (44.90%) JMS
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Internet of Things
1 9 (18.37%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Derivative
3 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Scrum
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) Product Management
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 8 (16.33%) ITSM
5 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 1 (2.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Adobe
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