The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 32 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.68% 1.72% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.24% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 134 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 78.77% 77.01% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 129 112 136
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £61,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
Essex

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 14 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Web Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL