The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Writer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Writer
Rank 84 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.52% 0.63% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.66% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.79%
Technical Writer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
921 759 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.44% 95.95% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 808 667 929
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Writer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Writer
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management

Technical Writer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management