Engineers writing docs - Dashboard
VIEWED
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STARTED
214
COMPLETED
101
COMPLETION RATE
47.2%
DROP OUTS
105
TIME TO COMPLETE
2 mins
 
Countries Responses
US 22.90%
IN 12.15%
DE 8.88%
GB 5.61%
FR 4.67%
CA 3.74%
ES 3.27%
RU 3.27%
AU 2.80%
NL 2.34%
Unknown 1.87%
SE 1.40%
PL 1.40%
ID 1.40%
PT 1.40%
BR 1.40%
IT 0.93%
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KR 0.93%
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UA 0.93%
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JP 0.47%
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CN 0.47%
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Total 100.00%
I am an engineer (of some sort).
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Yes, I'm an engineer. 175 95.63%
No, I'm not an engineer. 8 4.37%
Total 183 100 %
In my role as an engineer, I write some of the documentation for the products I build.
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Strongly disagree 3 3%
Disagree 3 3%
Neutral 7 7%
Agree 48 48%
Strongly agree 34 34%
N/A 2 2%
Other 3 3%
Total 100 100 %
In my role as an engineer, I write some of the documentation for the products I build. - Text Data for Other
03/03/2019 31981922 I do it sometimes, but I wish I would always do
02/28/2019 31842341 Some times
02/25/2019 31638217 I don't program - just QA and Tech write
Most of the documentation I write is reference documentation (e.g., API endpoints, Javadocs).
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Strongly disagree 5 5.21%
Disagree 9 9.38%
Neutral 16 16.67%
Agree 47 48.96%
Strongly agree 17 17.71%
N/A 1 1.04%
Other 1 1.04%
Total 96 100 %
Most of the documentation I write is reference documentation (e.g., API endpoints, Javadocs). - Text Data for Other
02/25/2019 31638217 Not most, I'd say 50/50
Technical writers don't write this content because it's generally too complex for non-engineers to understand.
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Strongly disagree 3 3.12%
Disagree 17 17.71%
Neutral 21 21.88%
Agree 31 32.29%
Strongly agree 13 13.54%
N/A 7 7.29%
Other 4 4.17%
Total 96 100 %
Technical writers dont write this content because its generally too complex for non-engineers to understand. - Text Data for Other
03/19/2019 32791345 I'm an engineer who works as technical writer, so... I write each piece of documentation myself. (non-english based docs)
03/05/2019 32048145 no tech writes on staff
02/19/2019 31312199 No writers available
02/19/2019 31301716 We don't have a technical writer
When I engage in documentation efforts, I prefer to treat documentation like software (using Git, text editors, Markdown, static site generators, building from the server, etc.) 
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Strongly disagree 3 3.12%
Disagree 5 5.21%
Neutral 9 9.38%
Agree 44 45.83%
Strongly agree 33 34.38%
N/A 2 2.08%
Other 0 0%
Total 96 100 %
When I engage in documentation efforts, I prefer to treat documentation like software (using Git, text editors, Markdown, static site generators, building from the server, etc.)  - Text Data for Other
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