The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Writer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.78% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.20% -9.37%
Technical Writer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
504 557 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.86% 97.04% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 452 450 371
Average salary £44,794 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.45% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Writer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Writer across the Basingstoke region.

Technical Writer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Writer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Technical Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Writer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Degree

Technical Writer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Technical Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Writer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft