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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / Kent
Rank 75 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 0.82% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.89% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 25
Median salary £28,500 £24,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -41.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%

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
756 1007 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.84% 91.46% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 592 869 790
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
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 20 February 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 20 February 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 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 4 £19,000 - 1
Folkestone - 2 £28,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) WCAG
2 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 6 (40.00%) Social Media
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile First
2 6 (40.00%) Publishing
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 4 (26.67%) Data Deduplication
4 4 (26.67%) Lead Generation
4 4 (26.67%) User Experience
4 4 (26.67%) Service Design
4 4 (26.67%) Direct Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Twitter
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
4 4 (26.67%) Pay per click
4 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) BT
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL

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 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 6 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Content Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing Assistant
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing Assistant
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Online Content Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Content Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.67%) Lucene
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Social Media
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile First
1 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
2 4 (26.67%) Data Deduplication
2 4 (26.67%) Direct Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Generation
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Pay per click
2 4 (26.67%) Service Design
2 4 (26.67%) Telemarketing
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Online Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
Maidstone, Kent
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