The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 80 80 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 1.38% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.67% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 12
Median salary £31,250 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
869 1080 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.62% 82.82% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 669 946 1341
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Cheshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SEO
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 £36,500 -
Chester +1 2 - -
Macclesfield +1 2 £25,500 -1.92% 2
Warrington +10 1 £22,500 -10.00%
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) PHP
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) CSS3
8 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (35.29%) SDLC
8 6 (35.29%) TDD
8 6 (35.29%) Web Development
9 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 4 (23.53%) Google
10 4 (23.53%) Marketing
10 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
10 4 (23.53%) Analytics
11 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 3 (17.65%) WordPress
11 3 (17.65%) RESTful
11 3 (17.65%) Pay per click

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (17.65%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (41.18%) CSS3
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) RESTful
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) Flash
9 1 (5.88%) Laravel
9 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Photography
2 1 (5.88%) Video Editing
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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