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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Writer
Rank 633 573 651
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 13 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.057% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.061% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 13
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46423 42735 52633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.75% 93.92% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38303 36072 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
2 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) MS Office
4 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Content Management
5 5 (20.83%) Publishing
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
5 5 (20.83%) Confluence
6 4 (16.67%) Wiki
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Back Office
6 4 (16.67%) Document Management
7 3 (12.50%) Perforce
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) GSM
7 3 (12.50%) UMTS
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) JIRA
7 3 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (12.50%) LTE
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall

Technical Writer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (20.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) LTE
2 3 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (12.50%) GSM
2 3 (12.50%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Legal
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.83%) Publishing
5 4 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (8.33%) Banking
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Wiki
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Service Management
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Content Management
4 4 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 3 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
London
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago