The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Technical Writer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Writer
Rank 233 - 238
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% - 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £38,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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 South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5029 5818 6061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.57% 97.06% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4261 4909 4976
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Writer Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Writer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Writer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £38,000 -
Technical Writer
England

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South West region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Chemistry
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Chemistry
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP