Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 90 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 -16 +21
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.81% 0.098% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.12% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 22
Watford median annual salary £24,000 - £34,066
10th Percentile £22,000 - £26,634
90th Percentile £43,900 - £42,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £31,000 £47,500 £34,066
% change year-on-year -34.74% +39.44% -14.84%

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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 997 854 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 89.90% 83.73% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 801 721 695
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Watford

SEO
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SEO in Watford

SEO
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Watford over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (44.44%) WordPress
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) RSpec
2 4 (44.44%) Haml
2 4 (44.44%) Capistrano
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Sass
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Personalization
3 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing

SEO
Co-occurring 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 4 (44.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) RSpec
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (11.11%) HTML Coder
2 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Coder
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) Haml
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Personalization
3 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Capistrano
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
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