The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Technical Writer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 592 620 663
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 17 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.065% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.067% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £60,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Technical Writer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in London

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

Technical Writer Salary Trend in London

Technical Writer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Writer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Technical Writer Salary Histogram in London

Technical Writer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Writer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Hounslow - 1 £62,500 -
Technical Writer
England

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 23 (38.98%) HTML
2 20 (33.90%) Degree
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.12%) XML
5 13 (22.03%) Unix
5 13 (22.03%) Windows
5 13 (22.03%) Python
5 13 (22.03%) Adobe
5 13 (22.03%) JSON
5 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
5 13 (22.03%) OAuth
5 13 (22.03%) FrameMaker
5 13 (22.03%) REST
5 13 (22.03%) Apiary
6 12 (20.34%) Ruby
6 12 (20.34%) Java
6 12 (20.34%) C#
7 11 (18.64%) Marketing
8 10 (16.95%) Physics
8 10 (16.95%) Content Management
8 10 (16.95%) XMetaL
8 10 (16.95%) Automotive
9 9 (15.25%) CSS
10 8 (13.56%) B2B
10 8 (13.56%) Analytics
10 8 (13.56%) Big Data
11 7 (11.86%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (10.17%) Blog
12 6 (10.17%) Linux
12 6 (10.17%) Mobile App

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) FrameMaker
2 10 (16.95%) XMetaL
3 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) MS Office
4 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.08%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.64%) Marketing
2 10 (16.95%) Automotive
3 5 (8.47%) Games
4 4 (6.78%) Finance
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) XML
3 13 (22.03%) JSON
3 13 (22.03%) OAuth
3 13 (22.03%) REST
4 9 (15.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) J2EE
5 1 (1.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
2 10 (16.95%) Physics
3 7 (11.86%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (10.17%) Blog
4 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.17%) User Experience
5 5 (8.47%) Semantic Web
5 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
6 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.78%) Copywriting
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Media
6 4 (6.78%) e-Learning
7 2 (3.39%) Wiki
8 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Unix
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Content Management
2 8 (13.56%) Analytics
2 8 (13.56%) B2B
3 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (8.47%) Open Source
3 5 (8.47%) Open Source Development
4 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.78%) Content Writing
5 2 (3.39%) Data Analytics
5 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.69%) Fault Management
6 1 (1.69%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.69%) Service Management
6 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) Python
3 12 (20.34%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) Java
3 12 (20.34%) Ruby
4 5 (8.47%) C-shell
4 5 (8.47%) Perl
5 4 (6.78%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Adobe
1 13 (22.03%) Apiary
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago