The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 85 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% 3.45% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 4.06% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 22
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
SEO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
845 937 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.11% 85.03% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 741 812 883
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SEO
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SEO Salary Trend in Kent

SEO
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Kent

SEO
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Dartford - 2 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £23,500 - 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for SEO.

1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Pay per click
3 6 (60.00%) Social Media
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) AdWords
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Advertising
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) WordPress
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Web Design
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) LAMP
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience
7 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Pay per click
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago