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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 598 658 676
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 38 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.040% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 14
Median salary £42,500 £48,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.94%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Romford -11 2 £42,000 +2.43%
Technical Writer
England

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 33 (45.83%) Degree
2 32 (44.44%) HTML
3 27 (37.50%) XML
4 16 (22.22%) Marketing
5 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
6 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
6 13 (18.06%) e-Learning
6 13 (18.06%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (16.67%) CSS
7 12 (16.67%) Windows
7 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 11 (15.28%) Physics
9 10 (13.89%) SaaS
9 10 (13.89%) Finance
10 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.50%) Python
10 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.50%) B2B
10 9 (12.50%) Java
10 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 8 (11.11%) Unix
11 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 7 (9.72%) Adobe
12 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
12 7 (9.72%) C#
12 7 (9.72%) SQL
12 7 (9.72%) MS Office
12 7 (9.72%) Learning Management System
12 7 (9.72%) Blog
12 7 (9.72%) GitHub

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 5 (6.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.72%) MS Office
4 6 (8.33%) XMetaL
5 4 (5.56%) FrameMaker
5 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
6 3 (4.17%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) SaaS
2 7 (9.72%) GitHub
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.78%) IaaS
5 2 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Big Data
1 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Subversion
2 4 (5.56%) Rational Rose
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (22.22%) Marketing
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
3 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.33%) Automotive
5 4 (5.56%) Legal
6 3 (4.17%) Billing
6 3 (4.17%) Games
6 3 (4.17%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.78%) Publishing
8 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) XML
3 12 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (5.56%) JSON
4 4 (5.56%) OAuth
4 4 (5.56%) REST
4 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 4 (5.56%) WSDL
4 4 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 4 (5.56%) XSD
5 1 (1.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
2 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.06%) e-Learning
3 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 11 (15.28%) Physics
5 7 (9.72%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (9.72%) Blog
5 7 (9.72%) Learning Management System
6 6 (8.33%) Digital Media
6 6 (8.33%) Fintech
7 5 (6.94%) Semantic Web
8 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.17%) Copywriting
9 3 (4.17%) Economics
9 3 (4.17%) Online Games
9 3 (4.17%) Taxonomies
9 3 (4.17%) User Experience
9 3 (4.17%) Wiki
10 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) B2B
2 7 (9.72%) Content Management
3 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.33%) Scrum
3 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.94%) Machine Learning
4 5 (6.94%) Product Management
4 5 (6.94%) SDLC
5 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.56%) Presales
5 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.56%) Project Management
5 4 (5.56%) System Testing
5 4 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.56%) UML
5 4 (5.56%) Web Design
6 3 (4.17%) Analytics
6 3 (4.17%) DNA
6 3 (4.17%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) Java
1 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 9 (12.50%) Python
2 7 (9.72%) C#
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) C++
4 5 (6.94%) Perl
5 4 (5.56%) C
5 4 (5.56%) Lua
5 4 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Adobe
3 5 (6.94%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) Apiary
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
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