The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Author role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Author in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Author
Rank 926 925 921
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Author 25 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.016% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 18
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-33.68% +5.55%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Author within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
England +17 25 £31,500 -33.68% 1
East of England +15 23 - -
Cambridge +12 23 - -
Cambridgeshire +11 23 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £31,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

Senior Technical Author
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Author in their job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Python
1 16 (57.14%) Electronics
1 16 (57.14%) CMS
1 16 (57.14%) C
1 16 (57.14%) C++
1 16 (57.14%) Content Management
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 16 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 16 (57.14%) Coaching
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (3.57%) RoboHelp
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) FrameMaker
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database

Senior Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (57.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (3.57%) FrameMaker
1 1 (3.57%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 16 (57.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Coaching
1 16 (57.14%) Content Management
1 16 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C
1 16 (57.14%) C++
1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Health + Good Pension
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