The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 52 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.41% 2.29% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.68% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £57,500
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
437 299 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.10% 85.43% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 395 247 374
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SEO
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Lancashire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SEO
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Chorley 0 3 £28,500 -5.00%
Burnley -8 2 - -
Blackpool - 1 £22,000 -
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
3 4 (36.36%) iPad
3 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Laravel
4 3 (27.27%) Social Media
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 3 (27.27%) Zend
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) B2C
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) WordPress
5 2 (18.18%) Magento
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (18.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Account Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analytics Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analytics Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PPC Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SEO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SEO Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
3 3 (27.27%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) LESS
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iPad
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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