The median annual salary for a Technical Writer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Writer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 122 134
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.11% 0.38% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.39% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Median salary - £37,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +13.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1729 2043 2079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.79% 97.10% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1642 1721
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Writer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Technical Writer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Writer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Writer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) FrameMaker
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

Technical Writer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FrameMaker
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago