The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 23 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.44% 8.28% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 9.40% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +48.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
SEO
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 149 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 89.02% 88.17% 72.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 127 111
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SEO
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Knutsford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
3 10 (76.92%) Pay per click
3 10 (76.92%) Marketing
3 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (69.23%) Google
4 9 (69.23%) Google Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 8 (61.54%) Web Development
5 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) Social Media
7 5 (38.46%) Digital Media
7 5 (38.46%) iSeries
7 5 (38.46%) User Experience
7 5 (38.46%) Retail
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (38.46%) IBM
7 5 (38.46%) Benchmarking
7 5 (38.46%) AS400
8 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
8 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
9 3 (23.08%) Android
9 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
9 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
9 3 (23.08%) HTML5

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) AdWords
3 1 (7.69%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jasmine
1 3 (23.08%) QUnit
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Executive
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing Executive
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Dojo
4 3 (23.08%) Ember.js
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Social Media
2 5 (38.46%) AS400
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Media
2 5 (38.46%) iSeries
2 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (23.08%) Psychology
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 3 (23.08%) webOS
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Phone
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (76.92%) Pay per click
3 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (61.54%) Web Development
4 5 (38.46%) Benchmarking
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 3 (23.08%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Google
2 5 (38.46%) IBM