The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 722 766 783
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 174 175 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 121 158 145
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Author
Salary Trend

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Author
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Author over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Technical Author Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Author
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +52 171 £42,500 +21.42% 19
London +65 52 £42,000 -23.63% 5
South East +22 51 £37,500 - 4
Surrey +17 28 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East of England +10 28 £50,000 +61.29% 3
Cambridge +28 22 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 22 £50,000 +61.29% 2
Yorkshire +21 21 £33,750 -3.57% 5
North Yorkshire +10 11 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South Yorkshire - 10 £25,000 - 1
Berkshire +14 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North West +6 7 £47,000 +25.33%
Manchester - 7 £47,000 -
West Midlands -17 6 £40,000 +81.81%
South West -3 5 - -
Aylesbury -9 5 £45,000 - 2
Sheffield - 5 £25,000 - 1
Birmingham - 5 - -
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Oxford +7 4 - -
Oxfordshire 0 4 - -
Middlesex - 4 £35,000 -
Essex +5 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
Basildon - 3 - -
City of London +41 2 £49,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +16 2 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Milton Keynes +20 1 £42,500 +19.71%

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Technical Author in the job title.

1 63 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.05%) FrameMaker
3 56 (19.65%) HTML
4 44 (15.44%) Degree
4 44 (15.44%) Project Management
5 40 (14.04%) Python
6 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 35 (12.28%) MS Office
8 34 (11.93%) Scrum
9 33 (11.58%) Java
10 32 (11.23%) RoboHelp
10 32 (11.23%) Electronics
11 31 (10.88%) XML
11 31 (10.88%) C++
11 31 (10.88%) MS Excel
12 29 (10.18%) Mentoring
13 28 (9.82%) Coaching
13 28 (9.82%) Adobe
13 28 (9.82%) Software Engineering
14 27 (9.47%) Content Management
14 27 (9.47%) CMS
14 27 (9.47%) JavaScript
15 26 (9.12%) C
16 24 (8.42%) Multimedia
17 23 (8.07%) CSS
17 23 (8.07%) MS Visio
18 21 (7.37%) Finance
19 20 (7.02%) Telecoms
19 20 (7.02%) XMetaL
20 19 (6.67%) Chemistry

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 27 (9.47%) CMS
2 12 (4.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 60 (21.05%) FrameMaker
2 35 (12.28%) MS Office
3 32 (11.23%) RoboHelp
4 31 (10.88%) MS Excel
5 23 (8.07%) MS Visio
6 20 (7.02%) XMetaL
7 10 (3.51%) Acrobat
8 6 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (1.40%) CorelDRAW
10 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Global One
1 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.16%) Internet
2 7 (2.46%) VoIP
3 4 (1.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.46%) Big Data
2 6 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.56%) Git (software)
1 13 (4.56%) Subversion
2 8 (2.81%) JIRA
3 6 (2.11%) ZenHub
4 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.05%) Rational Rose
General
1 32 (11.23%) Electronics
2 24 (8.42%) Multimedia
3 21 (7.37%) Finance
4 20 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.21%) Automotive
6 10 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.75%) Avionics
7 5 (1.75%) Marketing
8 4 (1.40%) Banking
9 3 (1.05%) Japanese Language
9 3 (1.05%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Military
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.65%) HTML
2 31 (10.88%) XML
3 23 (8.07%) CSS
4 14 (4.91%) Web Services
5 13 (4.56%) JSON
5 13 (4.56%) OAuth
5 13 (4.56%) REST
6 11 (3.86%) HTML5
6 11 (3.86%) Middleware
7 3 (1.05%) WSDL
7 3 (1.05%) XML Schema
7 3 (1.05%) XSD
8 2 (0.70%) .NET
9 1 (0.35%) Flare3D
9 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.67%) Chemistry
1 19 (6.67%) User Experience
2 17 (5.96%) Mathematics
2 17 (5.96%) Vector Graphics
3 15 (5.26%) Physics
4 14 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.11%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.11%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.75%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.40%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.40%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.05%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.70%) iPad
10 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.67%) Unix
2 14 (4.91%) Windows
3 5 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (15.44%) Project Management
3 34 (11.93%) Scrum
4 29 (10.18%) Mentoring
5 28 (9.82%) Coaching
5 28 (9.82%) Software Engineering
6 27 (9.47%) Content Management
7 15 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
8 12 (4.21%) Web Development
9 11 (3.86%) OO
10 9 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (3.16%) Information Management
10 9 (3.16%) Time Management
11 8 (2.81%) Information Architecture
11 8 (2.81%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.46%) Analytics
12 7 (2.46%) Information Security
13 6 (2.11%) B2B
13 6 (2.11%) ITIL
13 6 (2.11%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.04%) Python
2 33 (11.58%) Java
3 31 (10.88%) C++
4 27 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.12%) C
6 15 (5.26%) PHP
7 14 (4.91%) C#
8 12 (4.21%) Ruby
9 5 (1.75%) SQL
10 4 (1.40%) Perl
11 2 (0.70%) C-shell
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (15.44%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) ISEB
2 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 5 (1.75%) PMP
3 4 (1.40%) PhD
4 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.82%) Adobe
3 13 (4.56%) Apiary
4 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: £375 - £400 per day
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