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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 836 881 912
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 56 67 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.066% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.068% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +8.69%
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
86998 98052 105037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73929 82173 85485
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +58 47 £42,500 -19.04% 2
South East -5 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +16 3 £32,500 +44.44%
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Writer
UK

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (37.76%) Degree
2 28 (28.57%) HTML
3 24 (24.49%) XML
4 22 (22.45%) Marketing
5 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
6 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
7 15 (15.31%) XMetaL
8 12 (12.24%) Content Management
8 12 (12.24%) Physics
8 12 (12.24%) Java
8 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
8 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
9 11 (11.22%) FrameMaker
9 11 (11.22%) CSS
9 11 (11.22%) SaaS
10 10 (10.20%) C#
10 10 (10.20%) Automotive
10 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (9.18%) Time Management
11 9 (9.18%) Finance
11 9 (9.18%) B2B
11 9 (9.18%) C
11 9 (9.18%) MS Office
11 9 (9.18%) Python
11 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
12 8 (8.16%) Unix
12 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
12 8 (8.16%) Adobe
12 8 (8.16%) Management Information System

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 2 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) XMetaL
2 11 (11.22%) FrameMaker
3 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 9 (9.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (3.06%) RoboHelp
6 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
7 1 (1.02%) Acrobat
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) GitHub
2 2 (2.04%) IaaS
2 2 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
1 4 (4.08%) VoIP
2 2 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Rational Rose
2 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.06%) Subversion
3 2 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.45%) Marketing
2 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.20%) Automotive
4 9 (9.18%) Finance
5 7 (7.14%) Games
6 4 (4.08%) Electronics
6 4 (4.08%) Legal
7 3 (3.06%) Billing
8 2 (2.04%) Japanese Language
9 1 (1.02%) Law
9 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) HTML
2 24 (24.49%) XML
3 11 (11.22%) CSS
4 6 (6.12%) JSON
4 6 (6.12%) OAuth
4 6 (6.12%) REST
5 5 (5.10%) Web Services
6 4 (4.08%) WSDL
6 4 (4.08%) XML Schema
6 4 (4.08%) XSD
7 1 (1.02%) HTML5
7 1 (1.02%) Middleware
7 1 (1.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
2 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.24%) Physics
4 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (6.12%) Blog
6 6 (6.12%) Chemistry
6 6 (6.12%) Digital Media
6 6 (6.12%) e-Learning
7 5 (5.10%) Semantic Web
8 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.08%) Fintech
8 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.08%) User Experience
8 4 (4.08%) Wiki
9 3 (3.06%) Copywriting
9 3 (3.06%) Online Games
9 3 (3.06%) Taxonomies
10 2 (2.04%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Unix
2 7 (7.14%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.24%) Content Management
2 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.18%) B2B
3 9 (9.18%) Time Management
4 7 (7.14%) Scrum
5 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.10%) Machine Learning
6 5 (5.10%) Product Management
6 5 (5.10%) Project Management
7 4 (4.08%) Analytics
7 4 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.08%) Information Architecture
7 4 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (4.08%) Open Source
7 4 (4.08%) Open Source Development
7 4 (4.08%) Presales
7 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.08%) System Testing
7 4 (4.08%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) Java
1 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.20%) C#
3 9 (9.18%) C
3 9 (9.18%) Python
4 6 (6.12%) C++
4 6 (6.12%) Ruby
5 4 (4.08%) Perl
5 4 (4.08%) SQL
6 2 (2.04%) Lua
6 2 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) C-shell
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Adobe
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Apiary
3 2 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
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