The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Author was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Author
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 88 102
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Author 10 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 1.84% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.88% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1146 1435 1408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.42% 97.55% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 858 1128 1147
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Senior Technical Author in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Author in Cambridge

Senior Technical Author
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Author in Cambridge

Senior Technical Author Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Cambridge region featuring Senior Technical Author in the job title.

1 23 (92.00%) Electronics
1 23 (92.00%) C
1 23 (92.00%) C++
1 23 (92.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.00%) InDesign
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing

Senior Technical Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.00%) InDesign
General
1 23 (92.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Coaching
1 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C
1 23 (92.00%) C++
1 23 (92.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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