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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 129 126 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.15% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.18% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 16
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +41.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,200 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
2026 1675 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.36% 85.11% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1405 1576
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 28 August 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
3 12 (57.14%) CSS3
4 9 (42.86%) Sass
4 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
4 9 (42.86%) PHP
5 8 (38.10%) Marketing
5 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (33.33%) CMS
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 5 (23.81%) Android
8 5 (23.81%) Google Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Google
8 5 (23.81%) Content Management
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Grunt
8 5 (23.81%) Android Development
8 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
8 5 (23.81%) Bower
8 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
8 5 (23.81%) User Experience
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS

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 7 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) WordPress
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal
3 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Bower
2 5 (23.81%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 3 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) PHP Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Web Developer
3 7 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (23.81%) HTML Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Content Manager
5 4 (19.05%) Digital Content Manager
5 4 (19.05%) Head of Development
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Product Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 12 (57.14%) CSS3
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) Sass
5 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (23.81%) Compass CSS Framework
6 5 (23.81%) Node.js
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) LESS
7 4 (19.05%) React
8 1 (4.76%) LAMP
8 1 (4.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Social Media
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
1 9 (42.86%) Web Development
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Android Development
2 5 (23.81%) Content Management
2 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
2 5 (23.81%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
3 4 (19.05%) B2C
3 4 (19.05%) Digital Content Management
3 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Game Development
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Development
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Facebook
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
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