The table below looks at the statistics for Link Building skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Link Building over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Link Building
Rank 843 823 876
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +53
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 34 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.029% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.036% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 9
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -29.41%
Link Building
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87584 80194 86292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.81% 79.57% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 70464 66257 73769
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Link Building
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Link Building across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Link Building Jobs Demand Trend in England

Link Building
Salary Trend in England

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

Link Building Salary Trend in England

Link Building
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Link Building across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Link Building Salary Histogram in England

Link Building
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Link Building within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
North West -4 11 £21,000 -32.25%
South West -14 8 £28,000 +7.69%
East of England - 7 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -53 5 £32,500 +8.33%
London -16 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Link Building
UK

Link Building
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Link Building 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 Link Building.

1 50 (100.00%) SEO
2 32 (64.00%) Marketing
3 29 (58.00%) Pay per click
4 23 (46.00%) Analytics
5 19 (38.00%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
7 17 (34.00%) Google
8 15 (30.00%) Social Media
9 12 (24.00%) Google Analytics
9 12 (24.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) Degree
11 9 (18.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Competitor Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) CSS
13 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (12.00%) Web Analytics
13 6 (12.00%) Retail
14 5 (10.00%) Service Management
14 5 (10.00%) Web Development
14 5 (10.00%) Blog
14 5 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
14 5 (10.00%) HTML5
14 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
15 4 (8.00%) Yahoo!
15 4 (8.00%) Project Management
15 4 (8.00%) B2B
15 4 (8.00%) B2C
16 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
16 3 (6.00%) Internet
16 3 (6.00%) Advertising

Link Building
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Link Building 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 Link Building. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
General
1 32 (64.00%) Marketing
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) SEO Manager
2 12 (24.00%) PPC Specialist
2 12 (24.00%) PPC Manager
2 12 (24.00%) PPC Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) PPC Executive
3 9 (18.00%) SEO Specialist
4 5 (10.00%) SEO Executive
4 5 (10.00%) Marketing Assistant
5 2 (4.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) SEO Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Social Media
2 5 (10.00%) Blog
3 2 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) SEO
2 29 (58.00%) Pay per click
3 23 (46.00%) Analytics
4 19 (38.00%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.00%) Competitor Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Web Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.00%) Service Management
9 4 (8.00%) B2B
9 4 (8.00%) B2C
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) Internet Marketing
11 1 (2.00%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Yahoo!
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Hitwise
4 1 (2.00%) Facebook
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter