The table below looks at the statistics for the Author role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Author in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank - 135 118
Permanent jobs requiring an Author 0 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.66%
Author
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2098 1933 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.65% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1549 1450
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Author in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Author
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Author across the Hertfordshire region.

Author Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Author
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Author 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 Author in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Author
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Author 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 Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle