The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 85 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.54% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Median salary £32,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
SEO
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
865 965 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.41% 87.49% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 735 766 893
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SEO
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton 0 2 £62,500 -
Bedford - 2 £32,500 -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) SOLID
5 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) LESS
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (57.14%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Developer
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) LESS
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) COM
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 1 (14.29%) Google
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Woburn, Bedfordshire
Clarity
Posted: 21 days ago