The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / East of England
Rank 186 242 221
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -21
Permanent jobs citing SEO 54 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.30% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 33
Median salary £36,250 £26,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.51% -28.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £24,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5112 6239 6227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.04% 86.99% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4181 5002 5018
Median salary £46,614 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

SEO
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SEO Salary Trend in the East of England

SEO
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in the East of England

SEO
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire - 30 £37,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +17 13 £30,000 +22.44%
Bedfordshire +21 7 £37,500 -43.60%
Essex +24 5 £35,000 - 2
Norfolk -15 3 £26,250 -30.00%
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for SEO.

1 50 (49.50%) Marketing
2 40 (39.60%) HTML
3 38 (37.62%) CMS
4 36 (35.64%) Web Development
4 36 (35.64%) Analytics
5 32 (31.68%) CSS
6 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
7 29 (28.71%) Google
8 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
8 26 (25.74%) Google Analytics
8 26 (25.74%) WordPress
9 25 (24.75%) Finance
10 21 (20.79%) SQL
11 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
11 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (18.81%) Social Media
13 18 (17.82%) C#
13 18 (17.82%) MVC
14 17 (16.83%) .NET
14 17 (16.83%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (15.84%) jQuery
15 16 (15.84%) PHP
16 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET
16 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (14.85%) Sass
17 13 (12.87%) HTML5
17 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
18 12 (11.88%) Content Management
18 12 (11.88%) Pay per click
18 12 (11.88%) Selenium

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 38 (37.62%) CMS
2 26 (25.74%) WordPress
3 10 (9.90%) Umbraco
4 6 (5.94%) Drupal
5 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.99%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.99%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) InDesign
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.74%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.95%) AdWords
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) DNS
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) Big Data
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Selenium
2 11 (10.89%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.90%) Grunt
4 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.99%) RSpec
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 50 (49.50%) Marketing
2 25 (24.75%) Finance
3 11 (10.89%) Retail
4 7 (6.93%) Advertising
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Developer
2 15 (14.85%) C# Developer
2 15 (14.85%) Web Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Marketing Manager
3 13 (12.87%) SEO Manager
4 10 (9.90%) C# Programmer
4 10 (9.90%) Programmer
5 7 (6.93%) Account Manager
5 7 (6.93%) Angular Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 7 (6.93%) SEO Account Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Web Manager
7 4 (3.96%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Marketing Communications Manager
7 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.60%) HTML
2 32 (31.68%) CSS
3 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
4 17 (16.83%) .NET
5 16 (15.84%) jQuery
6 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET
6 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (14.85%) Sass
7 13 (12.87%) HTML5
8 12 (11.88%) CSS3
9 10 (9.90%) SignalR
9 10 (9.90%) WebSockets
10 8 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (6.93%) JSON
12 6 (5.94%) React
12 6 (5.94%) RESTful
13 5 (4.95%) Web Services
13 5 (4.95%) XML
14 4 (3.96%) Ajax
14 4 (3.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.81%) Social Media
3 12 (11.88%) User Experience
4 10 (9.90%) Spread Betting
5 8 (7.92%) Blog
6 4 (3.96%) W3C
7 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.99%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Analytics
1 36 (35.64%) Web Development
2 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
3 18 (17.82%) MVC
4 17 (16.83%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.88%) Content Management
6 12 (11.88%) Online Marketing
6 12 (11.88%) Open Source
6 12 (11.88%) Pay per click
7 11 (10.89%) Front End Development
7 11 (10.89%) TDD
8 10 (9.90%) Load Testing
8 10 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (9.90%) Web Testing
9 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.92%) Web Design
10 8 (7.92%) Wireframes
11 6 (5.94%) Integrated Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
2 21 (20.79%) SQL
3 18 (17.82%) C#
4 16 (15.84%) PHP
5 10 (9.90%) Python
5 10 (9.90%) TypeScript
6 8 (7.92%) Java
7 3 (2.97%) VB
8 2 (1.98%) C++
8 2 (1.98%) Ruby
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.99%) cPanel
1 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (28.71%) Google
2 7 (6.93%) Facebook
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) Twitter
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe
4 3 (2.97%) Zend
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Tealeaf
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) Kenshoo
6 1 (0.99%) Marin
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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