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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 26 30
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 4.08% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.08% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
88 118 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 56.77% 80.27% 72.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 112
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £64,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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