The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 0.70% 1.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 116 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 82.39% 93.55% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 504 575 966
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in St Albans

SEO
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO in St Albans.

Salary trend for SEO in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 St Albans region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) SignalR
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) Grunt
2 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (60.00%) Spread Betting
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) React

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) SignalR
2 3 (60.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (60.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP