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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 132 133 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing SEO 15 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.24% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.29% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 17
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
2021 1750 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.60% 85.32% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1429 1403
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 23 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) CSS3
3 8 (50.00%) Sass
3 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (43.75%) Marketing
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (31.25%) Grunt
6 5 (31.25%) Compass CSS Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Bower
6 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) Node.js
7 4 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Social Media
7 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) B2C
7 4 (25.00%) Workflow
7 4 (25.00%) CMS
7 4 (25.00%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management

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 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Bower
1 5 (31.25%) Grunt
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Content Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Digital Content Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Head of Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Product Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) CSS3
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) Sass
4 5 (31.25%) Compass CSS Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Node.js
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) LESS
5 3 (18.75%) React
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
4 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) B2C
4 4 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Android Development
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Game Development
5 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Facebook
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter
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