Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Author was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Technical Author
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 201 207
Rank change year-on-year +42 +6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.040% 0.054% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.056% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Reading median annual salary - £41,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.91% -21.43%
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% - +22.95%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2399 3570 4537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.05% 96.07% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 2867 3249
Reading median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Technical Author in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in Reading

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Technical Author in Reading

Technical Author Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Reading region featuring Technical Author in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

Technical Author Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft