The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 58 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 4.60% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 5.75% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 9
Median salary - £34,066 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.83%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
428 435 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.79% 80.11% 82.87%
Number of salaries quoted 351 316 370
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,066 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SEO
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Watford

SEO
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Watford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Intershop
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UX Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intershop