The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 113 116 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 30 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 1.01% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 15
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 1803 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.29% 75.72% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1532 1807
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 23 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Peterborough 0 6 £25,000 -24.24% 3
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (72.22%) Marketing
2 34 (62.96%) HTML
3 26 (48.15%) CSS
4 23 (42.59%) Analytics
5 22 (40.74%) Google
6 21 (38.89%) Google Analytics
7 19 (35.19%) Pay per click
8 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (24.07%) Copywriting
10 13 (24.07%) Digital Media
10 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.52%) PHP
11 10 (18.52%) Web Development
11 10 (18.52%) CMS
12 9 (16.67%) XML
12 9 (16.67%) Internet
12 9 (16.67%) jQuery
12 9 (16.67%) HTML5
13 8 (14.81%) Online Marketing
13 8 (14.81%) Photoshop
13 8 (14.81%) Retail
13 8 (14.81%) Degree
14 7 (12.96%) Content Management
14 7 (12.96%) Performance Analysis
15 6 (11.11%) Time Management
16 5 (9.26%) JIRA
16 5 (9.26%) MySQL
16 5 (9.26%) Finance
16 5 (9.26%) XHTML

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (18.52%) CMS
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 3 (5.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.70%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.85%) InDesign
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
2 4 (7.41%) Firebug
2 4 (7.41%) Fiddler
2 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Grunt
2 4 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 39 (72.22%) Marketing
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Games
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Copywriter
2 8 (14.81%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (7.41%) PPC Executive
4 4 (7.41%) PPC Manager
4 4 (7.41%) PPC Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) PPC Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) SEO Executive
5 3 (5.56%) Junior
5 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Designer
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.70%) SEO Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (1.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Communications Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) HTML
2 26 (48.15%) CSS
3 9 (16.67%) XML
3 9 (16.67%) jQuery
3 9 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (9.26%) XHTML
4 5 (9.26%) CSS3
5 4 (7.41%) LESS
5 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.41%) Semantic HTML
5 4 (7.41%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) DOM
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (1.85%) LAMP
7 1 (1.85%) Ajax
7 1 (1.85%) ATL
7 1 (1.85%) Flash
7 1 (1.85%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Copywriting
1 13 (24.07%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.41%) Social Media
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Blog
4 1 (1.85%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.85%) Photography
4 1 (1.85%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Analytics
2 19 (35.19%) Pay per click
3 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (18.52%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Online Marketing
7 7 (12.96%) Content Management
7 7 (12.96%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) Time Management
9 4 (7.41%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (7.41%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (7.41%) Information Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) Website Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) Web Design
10 3 (5.56%) Project Management
11 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.70%) CRM
12 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.52%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.85%) Omniture
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive salary, depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago