The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 58 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% 0.18% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.25% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
SEO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 399 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 77.46% 71.12% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 383 310 301
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SEO
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SEO Salary Trend in Coventry

SEO
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Social Media
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) ElastiCache
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) WordPress

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (37.50%) ElastiCache
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Google
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