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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 225 235 224
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.37% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.43% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 31
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5397 6221 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 85.08% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 5239 5101
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
Essex +7 7 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Hertfordshire +17 6 £29,250 -10.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +14 3 £40,000 -19.19% 1
Suffolk -5 3 £29,500 -11.27%
Norfolk - 3 - - 1
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 of England region with a requirement for SEO.

1 33 (53.23%) Pay per click
1 33 (53.23%) Social Media
2 31 (50.00%) Marketing
3 24 (38.71%) HTML
4 22 (35.48%) Google
4 22 (35.48%) Analytics
5 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (30.65%) Google Analytics
6 18 (29.03%) CSS
7 17 (27.42%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
9 13 (20.97%) Retail
10 12 (19.35%) Degree
11 10 (16.13%) Email Marketing
11 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.13%) User Experience
12 9 (14.52%) Twitter
13 8 (12.90%) jQuery
13 8 (12.90%) Business Development
13 8 (12.90%) Advertising
13 8 (12.90%) Project Management
13 8 (12.90%) Content Management
14 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.29%) Web Development
14 7 (11.29%) Marketing Strategy
14 7 (11.29%) WordPress
15 6 (9.68%) Facebook
15 6 (9.68%) Social Media Marketing
15 6 (9.68%) CRM
15 6 (9.68%) IBM

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 7 (11.29%) WordPress
2 5 (8.06%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) Drupal
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) Photoshop
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (30.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.23%) AdWords
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
1 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) DB2
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) PEAR
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (50.00%) Marketing
2 13 (20.97%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) SEO Specialist
2 12 (19.35%) Marketing Manager
3 10 (16.13%) PPC Specialist
4 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Marketing Executive
5 7 (11.29%) Digital Executive
5 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Designer
6 4 (6.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 4 (6.45%) SEO Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Web Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Web Designer
7 3 (4.84%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Product Marketing Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SEO Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) SEO Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Web Analytics Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 18 (29.03%) CSS
3 8 (12.90%) jQuery
4 5 (8.06%) HTML5
4 5 (8.06%) Sass
5 4 (6.45%) LESS
5 4 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) Ajax
6 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.61%) Laravel
7 1 (1.61%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (53.23%) Social Media
2 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.13%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.84%) Blog
5 3 (4.84%) Copywriting
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.23%) iPad
6 2 (3.23%) Social Network
6 2 (3.23%) Statistics
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) FMCG
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Pay per click
2 22 (35.48%) Analytics
3 17 (27.42%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (22.58%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.13%) Email Marketing
6 8 (12.90%) Business Development
6 8 (12.90%) Content Management
6 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 7 (11.29%) Marketing Strategy
7 7 (11.29%) Web Development
8 6 (9.68%) CRM
8 6 (9.68%) Social Media Marketing
9 5 (8.06%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) B2B
10 4 (6.45%) Display Advertising
10 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.45%) Wireframes
11 3 (4.84%) Customer Insight
11 3 (4.84%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.84%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.68%) PHP
3 4 (6.45%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) VB
4 3 (4.84%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Analytics IQ
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Google
2 9 (14.52%) Twitter
3 6 (9.68%) Facebook
3 6 (9.68%) IBM
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe
4 3 (4.84%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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