The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 82 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 15 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.43% 0.43% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.50% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 19
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
933 1200 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 89.03% 86.96% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 666 866 917
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (44.44%) Pay per click
2 12 (44.44%) Marketing
3 11 (40.74%) Social Media
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) PHP
6 7 (25.93%) Web Development
6 7 (25.93%) CSS3
6 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) WordPress
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 6 (22.22%) MySQL
7 6 (22.22%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) CMS
8 5 (18.52%) Brand Management
8 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) Online Marketing
8 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (18.52%) React
9 4 (14.81%) Front End Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (25.93%) WordPress
2 5 (18.52%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
4 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) InDesign
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) PPC Specialist
2 9 (33.33%) SEO Specialist
3 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Account Manager
4 5 (18.52%) SEO Account Manager
4 5 (18.52%) SEO Manager
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Finance Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) CSS3
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
2 7 (25.93%) jQuery
3 6 (22.22%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
4 5 (18.52%) React
4 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) Symfony
5 3 (11.11%) Yii
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (40.74%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (3.70%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Pay per click
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (18.52%) Brand Management
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Online Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
1 7 (25.93%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Zend
3 2 (7.41%) Google
Colchester, Essex
Mayson Hunt
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