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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 133 141 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.42% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.50% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Median salary £29,250 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £39,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
1737 2011 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.08% 84.71% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1741 1591
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Watford +8 6 £29,250 -22.00%
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 17 (73.91%) Marketing
2 15 (65.22%) Social Media
3 14 (60.87%) Pay per click
4 11 (47.83%) Retail
5 10 (43.48%) Analytics
5 10 (43.48%) Email Marketing
6 9 (39.13%) Google Analytics
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Google
7 8 (34.78%) Marketing Strategy
8 7 (30.43%) Social Media Marketing
8 7 (30.43%) HTML
9 6 (26.09%) CRM
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (21.74%) Business Development
10 5 (21.74%) Twitter
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
12 3 (13.04%) CMS
12 3 (13.04%) Telemarketing
12 3 (13.04%) Content Management
12 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
12 3 (13.04%) WordPress
12 3 (13.04%) Copywriting
12 3 (13.04%) Blog
13 2 (8.70%) Affiliate Marketing
13 2 (8.70%) Social Network
13 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
13 2 (8.70%) Magento

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 3 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) AdWords
General
1 17 (73.91%) Marketing
2 11 (47.83%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Product Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SEO Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Software Product Manager
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Conversion Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Copywriter
5 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Copywriter
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SEO Copywriter
5 1 (4.35%) Web Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Blog
2 3 (13.04%) Copywriting
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) Social Network
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Pay per click
2 10 (43.48%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) Email Marketing
3 8 (34.78%) Marketing Strategy
4 7 (30.43%) Social Media Marketing
5 6 (26.09%) CRM
5 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) Business Development
7 3 (13.04%) Content Management
7 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Telemarketing
8 2 (8.70%) Affiliate Marketing
8 2 (8.70%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (8.70%) E-business
8 2 (8.70%) Process Management
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Google
2 5 (21.74%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Facebook
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Versende
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Recruitment Revolution.com
Posted: 17 days ago