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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Author
Rank 812 753 820
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 111 212 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 98 151 151
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 -84 102 £41,500 +18.57% 19
South East -51 37 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East of England -2 31 £50,000 +55.03% 4
Cambridge +14 29 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +1 29 £50,000 +53.84% 3
London +6 15 £39,750 -30.86% 3
Berkshire +5 15 £37,500 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire -1 11 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Aylesbury -8 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland -11 9 £25,000 -23.07% 3
North West +24 7 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Manchester +8 7 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Glasgow -10 6 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Hampshire +8 5 £36,000 -
South West +3 5 £41,500 +39.49% 2
Surrey -14 4 £46,250 -7.50% 3
West Midlands - 4 £39,250 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £38,750 - 2
Romford -1 3 £42,000 +2.43%
Yorkshire -15 3 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £33,250 -
Farnborough - 3 £36,000 -
Reading +16 2 £41,500 +66.00%
Edinburgh +3 2 £29,500 -9.23%
Wiltshire - 2 £41,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £35,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £37,500 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £35,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £47,500 -

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 82 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 80 (26.76%) HTML
3 74 (24.75%) MS Office
4 62 (20.74%) XML
4 62 (20.74%) Degree
5 60 (20.07%) MS Excel
6 49 (16.39%) Content Management
7 46 (15.38%) CMS
8 45 (15.05%) C++
9 43 (14.38%) CSS
9 43 (14.38%) RoboHelp
9 43 (14.38%) Electronics
10 42 (14.05%) Computer Science
11 38 (12.71%) Finance
11 38 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (12.37%) Adobe
12 37 (12.37%) Project Management
13 34 (11.37%) Software Engineering
14 33 (11.04%) Telecoms
15 31 (10.37%) FrameMaker
16 29 (9.70%) C
17 27 (9.03%) Python
17 27 (9.03%) Mentoring
17 27 (9.03%) Coaching
18 23 (7.69%) Confluence
19 21 (7.02%) XMetaL
20 20 (6.69%) Java
20 20 (6.69%) Photoshop
21 18 (6.02%) Acrobat
21 18 (6.02%) MS Visio

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 46 (15.38%) CMS
2 23 (7.69%) Confluence
3 15 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.67%) MediaWiki
4 5 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (24.75%) MS Office
2 60 (20.07%) MS Excel
3 43 (14.38%) RoboHelp
4 31 (10.37%) FrameMaker
5 21 (7.02%) XMetaL
6 20 (6.69%) Photoshop
7 18 (6.02%) Acrobat
7 18 (6.02%) MS Visio
8 16 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (4.01%) Adobe Captivate
10 9 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (1.67%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (1.00%) CorelDRAW
13 2 (0.67%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.33%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.68%) VoIP
2 6 (2.01%) Internet
3 5 (1.67%) Intranet
4 2 (0.67%) SMTP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (3.34%) Subversion
2 4 (1.34%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.67%) Selenium
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 43 (14.38%) Electronics
2 38 (12.71%) Finance
3 33 (11.04%) Telecoms
4 18 (6.02%) Publishing
5 12 (4.01%) Multimedia
6 11 (3.68%) Banking
7 9 (3.01%) Legal
8 8 (2.68%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.01%) Marketing
10 5 (1.67%) Local Government
11 4 (1.34%) Japanese Language
12 3 (1.00%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Avionics
13 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.76%) HTML
2 62 (20.74%) XML
3 43 (14.38%) CSS
4 6 (2.01%) XHTML
5 5 (1.67%) .NET
5 5 (1.67%) Flash
5 5 (1.67%) Web Services
6 4 (1.34%) WSDL
6 4 (1.34%) XML Schema
6 4 (1.34%) XSD
7 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.67%) XSLT
8 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.33%) HTML5
8 1 (0.33%) Middleware
8 1 (0.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.05%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.02%) e-Learning
4 10 (3.34%) Blog
5 6 (2.01%) Learning Management System
6 5 (1.67%) Social Network
6 5 (1.67%) Video Editing
7 4 (1.34%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.67%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.67%) User Experience
9 2 (0.67%) Wiki
10 1 (0.33%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.33%) Fintech
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.33%) iPad
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.68%) Windows
2 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.39%) Content Management
2 38 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.37%) Project Management
4 34 (11.37%) Software Engineering
5 27 (9.03%) Coaching
5 27 (9.03%) Mentoring
6 14 (4.68%) Scrum
7 13 (4.35%) Analytics
8 11 (3.68%) CRM
8 11 (3.68%) Document Management
9 9 (3.01%) Web Design
10 7 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (2.34%) Information Architecture
11 6 (2.01%) Information Management
11 6 (2.01%) Network Management
11 6 (2.01%) Project Planning
12 5 (1.67%) E-Commerce
12 5 (1.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (1.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.05%) C++
2 29 (9.70%) C
3 27 (9.03%) Python
4 20 (6.69%) Java
5 15 (5.02%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.01%) VBScript
7 9 (3.01%) SQL
8 6 (2.01%) C#
9 2 (0.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.33%) R
10 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (20.74%) Degree
2 8 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.37%) Adobe
3 17 (5.69%) Atlassian
4 7 (2.34%) Perforce
5 6 (2.01%) Oracle
6 5 (1.67%) Northgate
7 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.33%) Quark
8 1 (0.33%) SAP
8 1 (0.33%) Toshiba
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