The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 127 120 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.056% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.070% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £29,750 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,150 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
1701 1428 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.54% 80.18% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1271 1029
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 14 (82.35%) Marketing
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 10 (58.82%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) WordPress
4 8 (47.06%) Pay per click
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) Analytics
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) PHP
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) VB
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Adobe
6 6 (35.29%) Law
6 6 (35.29%) Legal
6 6 (35.29%) Android
6 6 (35.29%) Web Design
6 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (35.29%) Android Development
6 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
6 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) WordPress
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 2 (11.76%) Kentico
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) AdWords
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (82.35%) Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Law
3 6 (35.29%) Legal
4 3 (17.65%) Games
5 2 (11.76%) Advertising
6 1 (5.88%) French Language
6 1 (5.88%) German Language
6 1 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Creative Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Creative Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (35.29%) HTML Developer
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Azure Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Executive
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) CSS3
3 7 (41.18%) HTML5
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 8 (47.06%) Pay per click
3 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Android Development
4 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
4 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (35.29%) Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Link Building
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Display Advertising
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Internet Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (5.88%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) VB
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe
2 5 (29.41%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.88%) Facebook
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) NEC
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter
Birmingham
Chemistry Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago