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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 48 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.90% - 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £27,436
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
457 481 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.05% 80.70% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 362 419 320
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in Watford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 14 (63.64%) Google Analytics
2 14 (63.64%) CMS
2 14 (63.64%) Google
3 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Social Media
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Blog
6 4 (18.18%) WordPress
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Content Management
8 2 (9.09%) Integrated Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) User Experience
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (9.09%) AdWords
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby
8 2 (9.09%) Advertising
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 2 (9.09%) Facebook

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 14 (63.64%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) AdWords
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) RSpec
General
1 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics Specialist
1 3 (13.64%) SEO Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing Communications Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
3 1 (4.55%) CAD Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Executive
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (4.55%) HTML Coder
3 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Coder
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (4.55%) Online Merchandiser
3 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Haml
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (27.27%) Social Media
2 4 (18.18%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.09%) Integrated Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Campaign Management
5 1 (4.55%) Content Writing
5 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Generation
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter
3 2 (9.09%) Facebook
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle