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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 108 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 0.41% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.49% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 13
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £27,436
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +0.23%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
1952 1838 1986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.89% 84.51% 82.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 1525 1628
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +7 14 £30,000 - 3
St Albans +2 7 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 4 £37,500 -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 19 (51.35%) CMS
1 19 (51.35%) Analytics
2 18 (48.65%) Marketing
3 14 (37.84%) Google Analytics
3 14 (37.84%) Google
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
6 10 (27.03%) Web Development
7 9 (24.32%) Pay per click
7 9 (24.32%) Retail
7 9 (24.32%) MVC
7 9 (24.32%) C#
7 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
7 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (24.32%) Social Media
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) CSS
9 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
10 6 (16.22%) BDD
10 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Sass
11 5 (13.51%) SignalR
11 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning

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 19 (51.35%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) Umbraco
2 5 (13.51%) WordPress
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Google Analytics
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) AdWords
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Grunt
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
3 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) RSpec
General
1 18 (48.65%) Marketing
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (13.51%) C# Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Google Analytics Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) SEO Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (8.11%) Product Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Product Marketing Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Software Product Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
2 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
3 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) Sass
5 5 (13.51%) SignalR
5 5 (13.51%) WebSockets
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) JSP
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
8 1 (2.70%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Social Media
2 5 (13.51%) Spread Betting
3 4 (10.81%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Analytics
2 10 (27.03%) Web Development
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) Pay per click
4 6 (16.22%) BDD
4 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Load Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) Web Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) SOLID
7 3 (8.11%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
1 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Facebook
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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