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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 82 119
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +37
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 1.83% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.18% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 13
Median salary £38,250 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SEO
North West

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
974 1195 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.51% 84.10% 88.44%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1052 1457
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +4 3 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Warrington +12 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Crewe - 2 £35,250 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 14 (58.33%) HTML
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 11 (45.83%) Google Analytics
3 11 (45.83%) Google
3 11 (45.83%) Marketing
3 11 (45.83%) Analytics
4 10 (41.67%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) MySQL
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) PHP
7 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) SDLC
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Web Design
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Blog
9 5 (20.83%) Omniture
9 5 (20.83%) WebTrends
9 5 (20.83%) Social Media
10 4 (16.67%) CMS

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 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.17%) GIMP
2 1 (4.17%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Google Analytics
2 3 (12.50%) AdWords
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SEO Executive
5 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (37.50%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) CSS3
6 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) LESS
9 2 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (8.33%) Sass
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.17%) Compass CSS Framework
10 1 (4.17%) Laravel
10 1 (4.17%) Node.js
10 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Blog
2 5 (20.83%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Photography
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Web Design
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Pay per click
6 2 (8.33%) People Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Integrated Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Google
2 5 (20.83%) Omniture
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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