The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Writer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Writer
Rank 634 576 616
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 12
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Writer
England

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Writer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £39,500 - 1
Ealing - 1 £41,000 -
Technical Writer
England

Technical Writer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Legal
2 12 (42.86%) Service Management
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
6 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.14%) MS Access
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) GSM
7 1 (3.57%) UMTS

Technical Writer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) UMTS
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
1 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.14%) MS Access
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Service Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Content Management
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
1 2 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Perforce
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