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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 59 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 0.26% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.29% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £66,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.60% -8.27%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
560 693 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.17% 90.00% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 450 611 694
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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
Dunstable - 4 £37,500 -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Google
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Link Building
3 2 (25.00%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) AdWords
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) AdWords
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) SEO Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Web Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Executive
4 1 (12.50%) Paid Search Executive
4 1 (12.50%) PPC Executive
4 1 (12.50%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 2 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Link Building
3 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago