The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 138 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.32% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.37% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 16
Median salary £37,000 £25,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.68% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
SEO
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SEO
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SEO Salary Trend in Birmingham

SEO
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SEO.

1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) jQuery
4 12 (52.17%) HTML5
4 12 (52.17%) CSS3
5 10 (43.48%) Marketing
6 9 (39.13%) Web Development
6 9 (39.13%) PHP
6 9 (39.13%) CMS
6 9 (39.13%) Sass
6 9 (39.13%) Front End Development
7 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (26.09%) Google
8 6 (26.09%) Analytics
8 6 (26.09%) Social Media
8 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) Node.js
9 5 (21.74%) Grunt
9 5 (21.74%) Android Development
9 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
9 5 (21.74%) Bower
9 5 (21.74%) OO PHP
9 5 (21.74%) User Experience
9 5 (21.74%) Compass CSS Framework
9 5 (21.74%) Content Management
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
9 5 (21.74%) B2C

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (39.13%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) WordPress
3 3 (13.04%) Drupal
3 3 (13.04%) Joomla!
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS Office
4 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Bower
2 5 (21.74%) Grunt
3 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Games
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) PHP Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Web Developer
3 7 (30.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Content Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Content Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (21.74%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (21.74%) HTML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Head of Development
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Product Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) jQuery
4 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 12 (52.17%) HTML5
5 9 (39.13%) Sass
6 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (21.74%) Compass CSS Framework
7 5 (21.74%) Node.js
8 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) LESS
8 4 (17.39%) React
9 1 (4.35%) LAMP
9 1 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Social Media
2 5 (21.74%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Front End Development
1 9 (39.13%) Web Development
2 6 (26.09%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Android Development
3 5 (21.74%) B2C
3 5 (21.74%) Content Management
3 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) OO PHP
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Content Management
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) Game Development
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Email Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Search Engine Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) Facebook
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago