The median annual salary for a Technical Author was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Technical Author
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 106 101
Rank change year-on-year -26 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 5 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 1.47% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.51% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 19
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.48% +18.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1840 1783 2127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.15% 96.90% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1500 1761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in Cambridgeshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Author in Cambridgeshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -36 5 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Electronics
1 15 (78.95%) C
1 15 (78.95%) C++
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (21.05%) InDesign

Technical Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (21.05%) InDesign
General
1 15 (78.95%) Electronics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C
1 15 (78.95%) C++
1 15 (78.95%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe