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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 855 860 898
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 41 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.060% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.062% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 42
Median salary £39,000 £35,700 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £70,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +7 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South West - 8 £38,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
North West +20 4 £35,000 -
South East -12 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +3 2 £33,750 +50.00% 1
East of England +22 1 £37,500 +16.27%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Technical Writer
UK

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 54 (45.00%) HTML
1 54 (45.00%) XML
2 43 (35.83%) Degree
3 39 (32.50%) MS Office
4 37 (30.83%) Microsoft
5 24 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 21 (17.50%) RoboHelp
7 20 (16.67%) Adobe
7 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (15.83%) Management Information System
8 19 (15.83%) Publishing
9 18 (15.00%) XMetaL
10 17 (14.17%) Marketing
11 16 (13.33%) CSS
12 15 (12.50%) Content Management
12 15 (12.50%) CMS
13 14 (11.67%) Finance
13 14 (11.67%) Subversion
13 14 (11.67%) Blog
13 14 (11.67%) MS Excel
13 14 (11.67%) Acrobat
14 13 (10.83%) MS Visio
14 13 (10.83%) FrameMaker
15 12 (10.00%) SQL
16 11 (9.17%) C
16 11 (9.17%) Windows
16 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
16 11 (9.17%) Project Management
16 11 (9.17%) e-Learning
17 10 (8.33%) Telecoms

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 15 (12.50%) CMS
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (32.50%) MS Office
2 21 (17.50%) RoboHelp
3 18 (15.00%) XMetaL
4 14 (11.67%) Acrobat
4 14 (11.67%) MS Excel
5 13 (10.83%) FrameMaker
5 13 (10.83%) MS Visio
6 10 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (8.33%) Photoshop
7 7 (5.83%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) SaaS
2 7 (5.83%) GitHub
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.67%) IaaS
5 2 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) Intranet
2 3 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (11.67%) Subversion
2 4 (3.33%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 19 (15.83%) Publishing
2 17 (14.17%) Marketing
3 14 (11.67%) Finance
4 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.67%) Legal
6 3 (2.50%) Games
6 3 (2.50%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.67%) Electronics
7 2 (1.67%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.00%) HTML
1 54 (45.00%) XML
2 16 (13.33%) CSS
3 9 (7.50%) .NET
4 5 (4.17%) Web Services
5 4 (3.33%) WSDL
5 4 (3.33%) XML Schema
5 4 (3.33%) XSD
6 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.67%) XSLT
7 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.83%) HTML5
7 1 (0.83%) Middleware
7 1 (0.83%) XHTML
7 1 (0.83%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.83%) Management Information System
3 14 (11.67%) Blog
4 11 (9.17%) e-Learning
5 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.50%) User Experience
6 8 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.83%) Learning Management System
8 6 (5.00%) Chemistry
8 6 (5.00%) Physics
9 5 (4.17%) Fintech
10 4 (3.33%) Bitcoin
11 3 (2.50%) Economics
11 3 (2.50%) Online Games
11 3 (2.50%) Social Media
11 3 (2.50%) Taxonomies
12 2 (1.67%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.67%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Linux
2 4 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.50%) Content Management
3 11 (9.17%) Project Management
4 10 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 10 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.50%) Time Management
6 7 (5.83%) Scrum
7 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.33%) Presales
8 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.33%) Product Management
8 4 (3.33%) SDLC
8 4 (3.33%) System Testing
8 4 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.33%) UML
8 4 (3.33%) Web Design
9 3 (2.50%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) SQL
2 11 (9.17%) C
3 9 (7.50%) C#
4 8 (6.67%) C++
4 8 (6.67%) Java
5 5 (4.17%) Python
6 4 (3.33%) Lua
6 4 (3.33%) Perl
7 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (35.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.67%) Adobe
3 7 (5.83%) Perforce
4 6 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle
5 5 (4.17%) RedGate
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Toshiba
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.000 per hour + £negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago