The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 103 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% 1.57% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.84% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 5
Average salary - £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
SEO
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1042 1088 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.56% 85.33% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 779 877 649
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SEO
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SEO Salary Trend in Essex

SEO
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 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
Colchester -16 2 - -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Google
3 6 (75.00%) Google Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) Internet Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) Time Management
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 2 (25.00%) Publishing
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) COM
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
7 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Social Media
7 1 (12.50%) French Language
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) SEO Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Internet Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Search Engine Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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