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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Author
Rank 889 957 969
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Author 29 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.004% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 18
Median salary £51,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +14.28%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 10 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 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +75 29 £51,000 +27.50% 1
East of England +46 22 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +30 22 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridge +27 22 £50,000 +25.00%
South Yorkshire - 4 £51,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £51,000 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
South East +31 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Surrey - 1 £50,000 - 1

Senior Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 26 (46.43%) CMS
1 26 (46.43%) C
1 26 (46.43%) C++
1 26 (46.43%) Python
1 26 (46.43%) Project Management
1 26 (46.43%) Content Management
1 26 (46.43%) Software Engineering
1 26 (46.43%) Mentoring
1 26 (46.43%) Coaching
1 26 (46.43%) Vector Graphics
2 18 (32.14%) Electronics
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) CSS
4 3 (5.36%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) Scrum
5 2 (3.57%) MS Office
5 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Adobe
5 2 (3.57%) Acrobat
5 2 (3.57%) Product Management
5 2 (3.57%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) Finance
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.79%) RoboHelp
6 1 (1.79%) XSLT
6 1 (1.79%) FrameMaker

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 26 (46.43%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Acrobat
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.79%) RoboHelp
General
1 18 (32.14%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) CSS
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
1 3 (5.36%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Vector Graphics
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Coaching
1 26 (46.43%) Content Management
1 26 (46.43%) Mentoring
1 26 (46.43%) Project Management
1 26 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.57%) Product Management
3 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C
1 26 (46.43%) C++
1 26 (46.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
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