The median annual salary for a Technical Writer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Technical Writer
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Writer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 969 1260 1392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.48% 97.75% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1071 1143
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Writer in Wales

Technical Writer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Writer in Wales

Technical Writer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Writer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
South Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Technical Writer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wales region featuring Technical Writer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Doxygen
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Doxygen
General
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Degree