The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 54 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.74% - 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 237 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.16% 81.72% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 193 231 174
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
Bedfordshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SEO
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Bedford

SEO
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Product Management
6 2 (25.00%) RIA
6 2 (25.00%) XAML
6 2 (25.00%) Web 2.0
7 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Interface Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
1 2 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Phew Internet
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago