The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 29 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.01% 1.14% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.45% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +10.63%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SEO
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 138 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.92% 78.86% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 181
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SEO
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SEO Salary Trend in Chester

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 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 Chester region with a requirement for SEO.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (20.00%) GIMP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GIMP
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
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