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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 136 128 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.20% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.23% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 17
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £60,250 £27,300
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.17%
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
2054 1723 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.41% 85.13% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1403 1412
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) B2C
4 4 (36.36%) Digital Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Copywriting
6 2 (18.18%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Email Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Facebook
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (18.18%) Sass

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 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bower
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
General
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Content Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Digital Content Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Product Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Social Media
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Copywriting
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) B2C
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Content Management
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Email Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
4 2 (18.18%) Search Engine Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Facebook
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter
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