The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 40 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.69% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £31,250 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
SEO
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 66 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 86.81% 65.35% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 117 57 158
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SEO
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SEO Salary Trend in St Albans

SEO
Top 10 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript