The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 123 127 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.58% 1.23% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.55% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 37
Median salary £47,500 £34,066 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.43% -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,436 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £48,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1746 1811 2018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.63% 79.33% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1424 1633
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

SEO Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SEO
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Hertfordshire 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
Hertford - 4 £47,500 - 1
St Albans +28 2 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Borehamwood - 2 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £65,000 - 2
Watford -13 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 - 1
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 11 (91.67%) Marketing
2 10 (83.33%) Social Media
3 9 (75.00%) Pay per click
4 7 (58.33%) Retail
4 7 (58.33%) Email Marketing
5 5 (41.67%) Business Development
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Google Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Google
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter
8 2 (16.67%) User Experience
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Magento
8 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
8 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
8 2 (16.67%) Blog
8 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) Games
8 2 (16.67%) Statistics
8 2 (16.67%) Content Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 11 (91.67%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Executive
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web UI/UX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) LESS
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Blog
2 2 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Pay per click
2 7 (58.33%) Email Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Business Development
3 5 (41.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (8.33%) E-business
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) Facebook
4 1 (8.33%) Intershop
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