The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Author in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Author
Rank 144 112 138
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Author 7 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 1.03% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.10% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2094 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 94.15% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1653 1960
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Author Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Author
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Author Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Author
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Author within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Author
East of England

Technical Author
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Author in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) FrameMaker
2 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Adobe
3 5 (45.45%) RoboHelp
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) CorelDRAW
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Acrobat
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE

Technical Author
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Author in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) FrameMaker
2 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
3 5 (45.45%) RoboHelp
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Acrobat
5 3 (27.27%) CorelDRAW
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (18.18%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago