The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Technical Writer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 857 870 926
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 40 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.066% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.068% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 53
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Technical Writer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Technical Writer in the job title.

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Writer Salary Trend in England

Technical Writer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Writer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Technical Writer Salary Histogram in England

Technical Writer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Writer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
London +37 21 £40,000 +3.22% 5
North West +26 4 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £40,250 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +25 3 £31,500 +40.00%
South West +19 2 £38,000 -
East of England +21 1 £37,500 +16.27%
South East -3 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Technical Writer
UK

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Technical Writer 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 England region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 49 (41.18%) XML
2 48 (40.34%) Degree
3 45 (37.82%) HTML
4 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.01%) MS Office
6 22 (18.49%) Computer Science
7 20 (16.81%) Marketing
8 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
9 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 17 (14.29%) RoboHelp
11 16 (13.45%) CSS
11 16 (13.45%) Publishing
12 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
13 14 (11.76%) XMetaL
13 14 (11.76%) e-Learning
13 14 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (11.76%) Content Management
13 14 (11.76%) Blog
13 14 (11.76%) SaaS
14 13 (10.92%) SQL
15 12 (10.08%) Adobe
16 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
16 11 (9.24%) Project Management
16 11 (9.24%) C
16 11 (9.24%) Windows
16 11 (9.24%) Finance
16 11 (9.24%) FrameMaker
17 10 (8.40%) CMS
17 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (8.40%) CMS
2 7 (5.88%) Confluence
3 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (21.01%) MS Office
2 17 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.29%) RoboHelp
3 14 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (11.76%) XMetaL
4 11 (9.24%) FrameMaker
5 9 (7.56%) Acrobat
5 9 (7.56%) Photoshop
6 7 (5.88%) MS Visio
7 6 (5.04%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) SaaS
2 7 (5.88%) GitHub
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.68%) IaaS
5 2 (1.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.36%) Intranet
3 2 (1.68%) VoIP
4 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Subversion
2 5 (4.20%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (16.81%) Marketing
2 16 (13.45%) Publishing
3 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
4 11 (9.24%) Finance
5 5 (4.20%) Electronics
5 5 (4.20%) Legal
6 3 (2.52%) Games
6 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.68%) Billing
7 2 (1.68%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.84%) Automotive
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Local Government
8 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.18%) XML
2 45 (37.82%) HTML
3 16 (13.45%) CSS
4 8 (6.72%) .NET
5 6 (5.04%) Web Services
6 5 (4.20%) WSDL
6 5 (4.20%) XML Schema
6 5 (4.20%) XSD
7 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.68%) XSLT
8 1 (0.84%) HTML5
8 1 (0.84%) Middleware
8 1 (0.84%) XHTML
8 1 (0.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
3 14 (11.76%) Blog
3 14 (11.76%) e-Learning
4 10 (8.40%) Mathematics
5 9 (7.56%) User Experience
6 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.88%) Learning Management System
7 7 (5.88%) Physics
8 6 (5.04%) Chemistry
8 6 (5.04%) Fintech
9 4 (3.36%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.52%) Copywriting
10 3 (2.52%) Economics
10 3 (2.52%) Online Games
10 3 (2.52%) Social Media
10 3 (2.52%) Taxonomies
10 3 (2.52%) Wiki
11 1 (0.84%) iPad
11 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Linux
2 4 (3.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.76%) Content Management
3 11 (9.24%) Project Management
4 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.56%) Information Architecture
5 9 (7.56%) Time Management
6 8 (6.72%) Scrum
7 7 (5.88%) B2B
8 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.04%) Product Management
9 5 (4.20%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) Presales
9 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.20%) SDLC
9 5 (4.20%) System Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.20%) UML
9 5 (4.20%) Web Design
10 3 (2.52%) DNA
11 2 (1.68%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) SQL
2 11 (9.24%) C
3 8 (6.72%) C#
3 8 (6.72%) C++
3 8 (6.72%) Java
4 5 (4.20%) Python
5 4 (3.36%) Lua
5 4 (3.36%) Perl
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (40.34%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.08%) Adobe
3 6 (5.04%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle
4 5 (4.20%) RedGate
5 3 (2.52%) Perforce
5 3 (2.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.84%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Toshiba
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