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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 141 119 95
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -24
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.38% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.45% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 18
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
2110 1554 1533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.72% 85.38% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1242 1336
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
3 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Link Building
3 2 (40.00%) AdWords
4 1 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AdWords
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Link Building
2 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago