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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 35 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.51% 2.26% 6.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.55% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 15
Median salary £32,500 £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £20,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
168 157 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.42% 88.70% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 150 111 146
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 May 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 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) iPad
4 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) WordPress
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) hybris
6 1 (16.67%) Grunt
6 1 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Experience
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (16.67%) gulp
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Advertising
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Photoshop

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Head of SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago