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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 144 157 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -41
Permanent jobs citing SEO 32 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.62% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.75% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 50
Average salary £31,875 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.39% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,235 £23,400 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £35,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
3167 3056 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 85.92% 82.44% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2528 2148
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +23 12 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Northamptonshire -3 7 £42,000 +40.00%
Derbyshire 0 1 £31,250 -2.34% 1
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 49 (74.24%) HTML
2 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 43 (65.15%) CSS
4 36 (54.55%) PHP
5 34 (51.52%) Marketing
6 30 (45.45%) E-Commerce
7 29 (43.94%) Web Design
7 29 (43.94%) Analytics
8 28 (42.42%) jQuery
9 25 (37.88%) MySQL
10 23 (34.85%) Social Media
11 22 (33.33%) Magento
11 22 (33.33%) CMS
12 20 (30.30%) WordPress
12 20 (30.30%) HTML5
13 18 (27.27%) Web Development
13 18 (27.27%) LAMP
13 18 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (25.76%) Apache
15 16 (24.24%) Linux
15 16 (24.24%) Google
16 14 (21.21%) Content Management
17 12 (18.18%) Pay per click
18 11 (16.67%) User Experience
18 11 (16.67%) Google Analytics
19 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
19 10 (15.15%) Photoshop
20 9 (13.64%) Statistics
20 9 (13.64%) Degree
21 8 (12.12%) Advertising

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (33.33%) CMS
2 20 (30.30%) WordPress
3 17 (25.76%) Apache
4 7 (10.61%) Umbraco
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
6 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.52%) Drupal
7 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.61%) InDesign
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (51.52%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Advertising
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.21%) PHP Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Magento Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Senior Magento Developer
6 11 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
6 11 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) SEO Specialist
10 3 (4.55%) SEO Executive
10 3 (4.55%) Marketing Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce Manager
11 2 (3.03%) Chief Technology Officer
11 2 (3.03%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) HTML
2 43 (65.15%) CSS
3 28 (42.42%) jQuery
4 20 (30.30%) HTML5
5 18 (27.27%) LAMP
6 7 (10.61%) Flash
7 5 (7.58%) .NET
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.55%) CSS3
9 3 (4.55%) Ajax
10 2 (3.03%) Laravel
10 2 (3.03%) Sass
10 2 (3.03%) Symfony
11 1 (1.52%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (1.52%) CakePHP
11 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.52%) XHTML
11 1 (1.52%) XML
11 1 (1.52%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Social Media
2 11 (16.67%) User Experience
3 9 (13.64%) Statistics
4 7 (10.61%) Photography
5 4 (6.06%) Digital Media
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Graphic Design
7 2 (3.03%) Blog
7 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.52%) W3C
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 29 (43.94%) Web Design
2 29 (43.94%) Analytics
3 18 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (27.27%) Web Development
4 14 (21.21%) Content Management
5 12 (18.18%) Pay per click
6 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.61%) Workflow
8 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) Email Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Web Analytics
9 4 (6.06%) Online Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Marketing Strategy
10 3 (4.55%) B2B
10 3 (4.55%) B2C
10 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.03%) Project Management
11 2 (3.03%) MVC
11 2 (3.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 36 (54.55%) PHP
3 7 (10.61%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) PHP5
5 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Google
2 8 (12.12%) Adobe
3 6 (9.09%) Facebook
3 6 (9.09%) Twitter
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 3 (4.55%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.52%) Omniture
6 1 (1.52%) Zend
6 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby DE22
University of Derby
Salary: £30,066 - £32,583 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago