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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 115 136 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing SEO 17 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 0.95% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.15% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 32
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,700 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
1721 1996 2167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.69% 82.45% 82.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1617 1780
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 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 June 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 June 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 - 7 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £65,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £32,500 -
St Albans - 2 £25,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 - -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (94.44%) Marketing
2 14 (77.78%) Social Media
2 14 (77.78%) Pay per click
3 11 (61.11%) Retail
4 10 (55.56%) Email Marketing
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Marketing Strategy
7 7 (38.89%) Social Media Marketing
8 6 (33.33%) CRM
8 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (27.78%) Google
9 5 (27.78%) Business Development
9 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
9 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (27.78%) Analytics
10 4 (22.22%) Twitter
11 3 (16.67%) Product Marketing
11 3 (16.67%) Copywriting
11 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (16.67%) CMS
12 2 (11.11%) Facebook
12 2 (11.11%) User Experience
12 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
12 2 (11.11%) Affiliate Marketing
12 2 (11.11%) Games
12 2 (11.11%) Process Management
12 2 (11.11%) E-business
12 2 (11.11%) Finance

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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 17 (94.44%) Marketing
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Marketing Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing Executive
3 3 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Product Marketing Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Product Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Executive
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Copywriter
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) LESS
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Blog
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 2 (11.11%) Social Network
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Pay per click
2 10 (55.56%) Email Marketing
3 8 (44.44%) Marketing Strategy
4 7 (38.89%) Social Media Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) CRM
5 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Business Development
6 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Product Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Affiliate Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Content Management
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (11.11%) E-business
8 2 (11.11%) Process Management
8 2 (11.11%) Telemarketing
8 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) Twitter
3 2 (11.11%) Facebook
4 1 (5.56%) Intershop
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