The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 24 40
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 5.60% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.19% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
SEO
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 113 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.21% 90.40% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 104 140
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SEO
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bolton region.

SEO Salary Trend in Bolton

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SEO.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) WordPress
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 8 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 8 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 8 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP