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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 29 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.66% 2.56% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 2.74% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
139 219 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.76% 93.59% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 126 119 142
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Chester

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) Marketing
5 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (37.50%) Online Marketing
6 3 (37.50%) gulp
6 3 (37.50%) Google
6 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (37.50%) iPad
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Grunt
7 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 2 (25.00%) Web Design
8 1 (12.50%) Subversion
8 1 (12.50%) Ajax
8 1 (12.50%) PHP
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Advertising
8 1 (12.50%) CMS
8 1 (12.50%) LAMP
8 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
8 1 (12.50%) GIMP
8 1 (12.50%) WordPress

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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Grunt
1 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Head of SEO
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Online Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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