Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Writer was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Technical Writer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 273 306
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.048% 0.030% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Surrey median annual salary - £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +39.29% +20.69%
South East median annual salary £33,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -28.95% +18.75% +19.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6040 6502 8284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.48% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 5529 7190
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Technical Writer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Technical Writer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Writer in Surrey

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Technical Writer in Surrey

Technical Writer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 3 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

Technical Writer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) RoboHelp
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft