The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 159 163 152
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.65% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.77% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 35
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
SEO
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2741 3124 3275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.74% 85.12% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 2572 2712
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SEO
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SEO Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SEO
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SEO
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +24 7 £32,500 -21.21% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leicestershire +7 2 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Lincolnshire -4 1 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £27,500 -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SEO.

1 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) Marketing
4 13 (37.14%) PHP
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
5 11 (31.43%) Web Development
6 10 (28.57%) Pay per click
6 10 (28.57%) Analytics
7 9 (25.71%) Google Analytics
7 9 (25.71%) Magento
7 9 (25.71%) Google
7 9 (25.71%) Web Design
8 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
8 8 (22.86%) WordPress
9 7 (20.00%) CSS3
9 7 (20.00%) User Experience
10 6 (17.14%) MySQL
10 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
10 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.14%) Email Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) OO
11 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Adobe
11 5 (14.29%) Internet
11 5 (14.29%) LAMP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (22.86%) WordPress
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Google Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (8.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (5.71%) Mocha
2 2 (5.71%) QUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (51.43%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) PHP Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Account Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.43%) Magento Developer
6 4 (11.43%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (11.43%) SEO Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Web Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Designer
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Web Designer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SEO Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) HTML5
3 13 (37.14%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (8.57%) Laravel
6 3 (8.57%) LESS
6 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
7 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (5.71%) Handlebars
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.71%) Raphaël
7 2 (5.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) Social Media
3 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Android
1 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Web Development
2 10 (28.57%) Analytics
2 10 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 9 (25.71%) Web Design
4 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.14%) Email Marketing
5 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Web Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.43%) Link Building
7 4 (11.43%) OOP
8 3 (8.57%) Android Development
8 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.57%) SOLID
8 3 (8.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) PHP
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Facebook
3 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.86%) Endeca
4 1 (2.86%) Omniture
4 1 (2.86%) Optimizely
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