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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 49 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.82% 3.68% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 4.38% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Median salary £23,750 £30,000 £23,438
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £60,000
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 297 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.98% 84.14% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 357 255 384
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £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 26 February 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 26 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
Chorley -4 4 £22,500 -25.00%
Burnley - 2 - -
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) iPad
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 6 (40.00%) Social Media
4 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Google
4 5 (33.33%) Pay per click
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Copywriting
5 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) AdWords
6 3 (20.00%) Content Writing
6 3 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Link Building
6 3 (20.00%) User Experience
6 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
6 3 (20.00%) Blog
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) B2B
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) B2C
7 2 (13.33%) Photoshop

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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) AdWords
3 1 (6.67%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Copywriter
2 4 (26.67%) SEO Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Content Manager
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SEO Copywriter
4 2 (13.33%) Account Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Account Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics Manager
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Copywriter
5 1 (6.67%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PPC Executive
5 1 (6.67%) PPC Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (13.33%) Laravel
3 2 (13.33%) Symfony
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) iPad
2 6 (40.00%) Social Media
3 3 (20.00%) Blog
3 3 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) New Media
4 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 4 (26.67%) Copywriting
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) B2B
4 3 (20.00%) Content Writing
4 3 (20.00%) Link Building
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) A/B Testing
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Integrated Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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