The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 124 112 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 1.08% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.37% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 26
Average salary £22,750 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £30,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
SEO
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2001 1753 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.61% 78.75% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1545 1488 1967
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SEO
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -20 4 £39,750 +6.00% 3
Peterborough -4 3 £16,000 -54.28%
Ely - 1 £30,000 -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 24 (64.86%) Marketing
4 19 (51.35%) Analytics
5 15 (40.54%) Google Analytics
5 15 (40.54%) Google
6 12 (32.43%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (32.43%) Copywriting
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) CMS
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) PHP
9 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Web Development
9 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) HTML5
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) Content Management
11 6 (16.22%) MySQL
11 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
11 6 (16.22%) Social Media
11 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
12 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
12 5 (13.51%) Grunt
12 5 (13.51%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (13.51%) Node.js
12 5 (13.51%) REST
12 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
12 5 (13.51%) LESS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (27.03%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) InDesign
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Subversion
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
1 5 (13.51%) Firebug
1 5 (13.51%) Fiddler
1 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
1 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.51%) Grunt
1 5 (13.51%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (10.81%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (64.86%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Copywriter
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Junior
4 3 (8.11%) Web Producer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Communications Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) SEO Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) PPC Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) XML
4 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 7 (18.92%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) REST
6 5 (13.51%) LESS
6 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.51%) Semantic HTML
6 5 (13.51%) DOM
6 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 3 (8.11%) CSS3
8 1 (2.70%) .NET
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.70%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Copywriting
2 6 (16.22%) Social Media
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) Video Editing
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
6 2 (5.41%) Blog
6 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.70%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Analytics
2 12 (32.43%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (21.62%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) Content Management
5 5 (13.51%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Pay per click
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Line Management
7 3 (8.11%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (5.41%) Information Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Website Architecture
9 1 (2.70%) Direct Marketing
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) MVC
9 1 (2.70%) Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Google
2 5 (13.51%) Adobe
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
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