The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 49 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.37% 1.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
SEO
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 123 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 82.40% 79.35% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 199 113 117
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SEO
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SEO Salary Trend in Colchester

SEO
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Pay per click

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft