The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Author
UK
Rank 828 911 939
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Author 21 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 10
Median salary £55,000 £31,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+74.60% -35.38%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £31,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+74.60% -35.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Technical Author in the job title.

Senior Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Author
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Author within the UK.

Senior Technical Author Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Author
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Author over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Technical Author Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Author
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Author within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +99 21 £55,000 +74.60%
East of England +12 13 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 13 £55,000 -
Cambridge -4 13 £55,000 -
Surrey - 4 - -
London - 4 £53,750 -
South East - 4 - -
City of London - 2 £55,000 -

Senior Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Technical Author in the job title.

1 46 (71.88%) Electronics
2 24 (37.50%) C
2 24 (37.50%) C++
2 24 (37.50%) Python
3 22 (34.38%) Multimedia
4 18 (28.13%) Project Management
5 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
5 13 (20.31%) Physics
6 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.19%) Process Improvement
6 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
6 11 (17.19%) Coaching
7 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
7 9 (14.06%) FrameMaker
7 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.81%) User Experience
10 3 (4.69%) Finance
10 3 (4.69%) RoboHelp
11 2 (3.13%) Adobe
11 2 (3.13%) HTML
11 2 (3.13%) SQL
11 2 (3.13%) CSS
11 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
11 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (3.13%) InDesign
11 2 (3.13%) Marketing
11 2 (3.13%) Degree
11 2 (3.13%) JIRA
11 2 (3.13%) Product Marketing

Senior Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) FrameMaker
1 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) RoboHelp
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.13%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 46 (71.88%) Electronics
2 22 (34.38%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) CSS
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
1 13 (20.31%) Physics
2 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Project Management
2 11 (17.19%) Coaching
2 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
2 11 (17.19%) Process Improvement
2 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
3 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.13%) Analytics
4 2 (3.13%) Product Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.56%) B2B
5 1 (1.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) C
1 24 (37.50%) C++
1 24 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (3.13%) C-shell
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe