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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / Kent
Rank 78 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.86% 1.13% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.24% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 32
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
737 970 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.76% 91.42% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 596 855 855
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Chatham - 4 £36,250 -
Folkestone - 2 £28,500 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £45,000 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Service Design
2 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 4 (40.00%) WCAG
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile First
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Social Media
4 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes

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 5 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
1 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Content Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Assistant
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Assistant
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) Lucene
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
1 4 (40.00%) Customer Insight
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile First
1 4 (40.00%) Service Design
1 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) BT
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
Kent
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Bonobo
Posted: 11 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Up to £30k depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago