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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 48 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.45% 2.32% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.85% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Median salary £26,250 £28,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £31,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
SEO
North West

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
356 421 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.78% 81.27% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 339 342 351
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £43,750
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
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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lancaster 0 1 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Chorley - 1 £27,500 - 1
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) PHP
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) WordPress
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 5 (45.45%) Sass
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) LESS
5 4 (36.36%) User Experience
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
5 4 (36.36%) Magento
6 3 (27.27%) Email Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Pay per click
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) XHTML
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

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 5 (45.45%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
General
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Account Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Account Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SEO Executive
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
4 4 (36.36%) LESS
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) XHTML
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (9.09%) Symfony
7 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Email Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Pay per click
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
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