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 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 140 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 1.66% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.96% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 46
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
2765 2659 3092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.03% 84.84% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2101 2187 2514
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -1 14 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire -7 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Rutland - 4 - -
Derbyshire -4 2 £27,500 -52.17%
Northamptonshire -8 2 £20,000 -32.20% 2
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 47 (77.05%) HTML
2 37 (60.66%) CSS
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 28 (45.90%) E-Commerce
4 27 (44.26%) Marketing
4 27 (44.26%) jQuery
5 26 (42.62%) PHP
6 23 (37.70%) HTML5
7 21 (34.43%) User Experience
8 18 (29.51%) Front End Development
9 17 (27.87%) Sass
10 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
10 16 (26.23%) Web Design
10 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
10 16 (26.23%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (24.59%) Degree
11 15 (24.59%) Photoshop
12 13 (21.31%) Apache Flex
12 13 (21.31%) Online Marketing
12 13 (21.31%) LESS
13 12 (19.67%) WordPress
14 11 (18.03%) Web Development
14 11 (18.03%) Adobe
14 11 (18.03%) Adobe Illustrator
15 10 (16.39%) CMS
16 9 (14.75%) MySQL
16 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
16 9 (14.75%) C#
16 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
16 9 (14.75%) .NET

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (19.67%) WordPress
2 10 (16.39%) CMS
3 8 (13.11%) Node.js
4 3 (4.92%) SAS
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Photoshop
2 11 (18.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.28%) SPSS
5 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (4.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.64%) AdWords
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
3 5 (8.20%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (8.20%) Mocha
3 5 (8.20%) QUnit
3 5 (8.20%) Selenium
4 4 (6.56%) Grunt
4 4 (6.56%) gulp
4 4 (6.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 27 (44.26%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (65.57%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (31.15%) HTML Developer
3 19 (31.15%) Web Developer
4 15 (24.59%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (24.59%) PHP Developer
5 12 (19.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Development Manager
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Designer
7 8 (13.11%) IT Development Manager
7 8 (13.11%) IT Manager
7 8 (13.11%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Angular Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (11.48%) UI Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Consultant
9 6 (9.84%) Junior
9 6 (9.84%) Marketing Web Developer
9 6 (9.84%) SEO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (77.05%) HTML
2 37 (60.66%) CSS
3 27 (44.26%) jQuery
4 23 (37.70%) HTML5
5 17 (27.87%) Sass
6 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
7 13 (21.31%) Apache Flex
7 13 (21.31%) LESS
8 9 (14.75%) .NET
8 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
9 7 (11.48%) CSS3
10 6 (9.84%) CakePHP
11 5 (8.20%) Backbone.js
11 5 (8.20%) Handlebars
11 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (8.20%) Raphaël
11 5 (8.20%) React
11 5 (8.20%) WPF
12 4 (6.56%) J2EE
12 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) User Experience
2 8 (13.11%) Animation
3 7 (11.48%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.20%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.28%) Statistics
8 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) E-Commerce
2 18 (29.51%) Front End Development
3 16 (26.23%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (26.23%) Web Design
4 13 (21.31%) Online Marketing
5 11 (18.03%) Web Development
6 9 (14.75%) Email Marketing
7 8 (13.11%) MVC
7 8 (13.11%) OO
8 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
8 7 (11.48%) Pay per click
8 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (9.84%) SOLID
10 5 (8.20%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.20%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 5 (8.20%) MVVM
11 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.56%) Information Architecture
11 4 (6.56%) Open Source
11 4 (6.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
2 26 (42.62%) PHP
3 9 (14.75%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
6 2 (3.28%) R
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Adobe
2 9 (14.75%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Facebook
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £12000 - £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Keystream Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (27 days holiday + excell
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 to 35,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Stamford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago