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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 875 902 932
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 66 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.044% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.046% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 36
Median salary £38,000 £35,700 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.44% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £28,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +12.12%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 2 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 2 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 +30 29 £43,750 +16.66% 1
East of England +14 8 £36,000 +10.76% 1
South West - 8 £38,000 -
Yorkshire +20 7 £31,500 +40.00%
South East +10 6 £40,500 +1.25% 3
North West - 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £39,500 -
Technical Writer
UK

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 60 (41.96%) HTML
2 55 (38.46%) XML
3 51 (35.66%) MS Office
4 48 (33.57%) Degree
5 45 (31.47%) Microsoft
6 27 (18.88%) RoboHelp
7 25 (17.48%) Adobe
7 25 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
9 22 (15.38%) Publishing
10 21 (14.69%) MS Excel
11 20 (13.99%) CSS
11 20 (13.99%) XMetaL
12 18 (12.59%) Management Information System
12 18 (12.59%) CMS
12 18 (12.59%) Blog
12 18 (12.59%) MS Visio
13 17 (11.89%) Marketing
13 17 (11.89%) Finance
14 16 (11.19%) Subversion
14 16 (11.19%) Content Management
14 16 (11.19%) Acrobat
15 15 (10.49%) .NET
15 15 (10.49%) SQL
16 13 (9.09%) FrameMaker
17 12 (8.39%) Telecoms
17 12 (8.39%) C#
17 12 (8.39%) User Experience
18 11 (7.69%) C
18 11 (7.69%) Photoshop

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 18 (12.59%) CMS
2 9 (6.29%) Confluence
3 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (35.66%) MS Office
2 27 (18.88%) RoboHelp
3 21 (14.69%) MS Excel
4 20 (13.99%) XMetaL
5 18 (12.59%) MS Visio
6 16 (11.19%) Acrobat
7 13 (9.09%) FrameMaker
8 11 (7.69%) Photoshop
9 10 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (5.59%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.70%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.29%) SaaS
2 8 (5.59%) GitHub
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.10%) PaaS
5 2 (1.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) VoIP
2 4 (2.80%) Internet
3 3 (2.10%) Intranet
4 1 (0.70%) HTTP
4 1 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Subversion
2 3 (2.10%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.40%) Selenium
General
1 22 (15.38%) Publishing
2 17 (11.89%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Marketing
3 12 (8.39%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.69%) Legal
5 4 (2.80%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.10%) Games
7 2 (1.40%) Electronics
7 2 (1.40%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.70%) Local Government
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.96%) HTML
2 55 (38.46%) XML
3 20 (13.99%) CSS
4 15 (10.49%) .NET
5 4 (2.80%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.80%) Web Services
6 3 (2.10%) WSDL
6 3 (2.10%) XML Schema
6 3 (2.10%) XSD
7 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.40%) XSLT
8 1 (0.70%) HTML5
8 1 (0.70%) Middleware
8 1 (0.70%) XHTML
8 1 (0.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.59%) Blog
2 18 (12.59%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.39%) User Experience
4 11 (7.69%) e-Learning
5 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.90%) Bitcoin
6 7 (4.90%) Learning Management System
6 7 (4.90%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.20%) Chemistry
7 6 (4.20%) Physics
8 5 (3.50%) Fintech
9 4 (2.80%) Social Media
10 3 (2.10%) Economics
10 3 (2.10%) Online Games
10 3 (2.10%) Taxonomies
11 2 (1.40%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.40%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.70%) NHS
12 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (2.80%) Linux
2 4 (2.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.19%) Content Management
3 10 (6.99%) Information Architecture
3 10 (6.99%) Project Management
3 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
4 9 (6.29%) Time Management
5 8 (5.59%) Software Testing
6 6 (4.20%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.20%) Product Management
6 6 (4.20%) Scrum
6 6 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (3.50%) SDLC
7 5 (3.50%) Web Development
8 3 (2.10%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.10%) DNA
8 3 (2.10%) Presales
8 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.10%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.10%) UML
8 3 (2.10%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.49%) SQL
2 12 (8.39%) C#
3 11 (7.69%) C
4 8 (5.59%) C++
4 8 (5.59%) Java
5 5 (3.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.50%) Python
6 4 (2.80%) Lua
6 4 (2.80%) Perl
6 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (33.57%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (31.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.48%) Adobe
3 9 (6.29%) Perforce
4 8 (5.59%) RedGate
5 6 (4.20%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.20%) Oracle
6 3 (2.10%) VMware
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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