The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 51 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 15 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.11% - 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £27,436 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +7.25%
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
401 342 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.02% 76.17% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 286 242 293
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (88.00%) Analytics
2 20 (80.00%) Social Media
3 19 (76.00%) Copywriting
3 19 (76.00%) Content Management
4 17 (68.00%) Google Analytics
4 17 (68.00%) Google
5 15 (60.00%) Marketing
6 6 (24.00%) Time Management
7 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) B2B
9 3 (12.00%) B2C
9 3 (12.00%) Business Development
9 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
9 3 (12.00%) FMCG
10 2 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) Digital Content Management
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) CMS
10 2 (8.00%) Retail
10 2 (8.00%) HTML
10 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
10 2 (8.00%) CSS
10 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
11 1 (4.00%) QA
11 1 (4.00%) User Experience

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 15 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Communications Officer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) SEO Executive
4 1 (4.00%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Social Media
2 19 (76.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (12.00%) FMCG
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Analytics
2 19 (76.00%) Content Management
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) B2B
6 3 (12.00%) B2C
6 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
6 3 (12.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Content Management
7 2 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Campaign Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Google
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