The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 26 34
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 5.81% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.44% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 121 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 58.93% 78.06% 72.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 89 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SEO
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SEO Salary Trend in Stevenage