The table below looks at the statistics for the Documentation Writer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Documentation Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Documentation Writer
Rank 941 - 993
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Documentation Writer 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Documentation Writer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Documentation Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Documentation Writer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Documentation Writer within the UK.

Documentation Writer Salary Trend in the UK

Documentation Writer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Documentation Writer over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Documentation Writer Salary Histogram in the UK

Documentation Writer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Documentation Writer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
England - 7 £45,000 - 1
London - 6 £52,500 -
Aylesbury - 1 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £36,000 - 1
South East - 1 £36,000 - 1

Documentation Writer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Documentation 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 Documentation Writer in their job title.

1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) e-Learning
3 4 (33.33%) RoboHelp
3 4 (33.33%) Learning Management System
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Economics
4 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Physics
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Lua
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) VMware

Documentation Writer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Documentation 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 Documentation Writer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) RoboHelp
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) GitHub
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 4 (33.33%) Learning Management System
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Economics
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Lua
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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