The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 152 129 160
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs citing SEO 20 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 1.30% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.47% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 11
Median salary £33,750 £23,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.61% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,700 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
SEO
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2744 2864 3289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.25% 88.81% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2200 2214 2658
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SEO
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SEO Salary Trend in Leeds

SEO
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Leeds

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SEO.

1 32 (58.18%) HTML
1 32 (58.18%) CSS
2 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
3 26 (47.27%) Marketing
4 22 (40.00%) WordPress
5 20 (36.36%) PHP
5 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 20 (36.36%) CMS
5 20 (36.36%) HTML5
6 17 (30.91%) Magento
6 17 (30.91%) Sass
6 17 (30.91%) MySQL
7 16 (29.09%) Pay per click
8 15 (27.27%) Adobe
9 14 (25.45%) Flash
9 14 (25.45%) Web Development
9 14 (25.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 11 (20.00%) CSS3
10 11 (20.00%) Content Management
10 11 (20.00%) Web Design
11 10 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (18.18%) Social Media
11 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
11 10 (18.18%) Degree
11 10 (18.18%) jQuery
12 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
12 9 (16.36%) LESS
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.36%) Wireframes

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (40.00%) WordPress
2 20 (36.36%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (14.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (7.27%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
1 9 (16.36%) Grunt
1 9 (16.36%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 26 (47.27%) Marketing
2 8 (14.55%) Advertising
3 5 (9.09%) Back Office
3 5 (9.09%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 5 (9.09%) Publishing
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) HTML CSS Developer
2 16 (29.09%) HTML Developer
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 9 (16.36%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Lead Developer
8 7 (12.73%) CMS Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Designer
8 7 (12.73%) Magento Developer
8 7 (12.73%) MySQL Developer
8 7 (12.73%) PHP Magento Developer
8 7 (12.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Web Designer
8 7 (12.73%) WordPress Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Content Editor
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) CSS
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 20 (36.36%) HTML5
3 17 (30.91%) Sass
4 14 (25.45%) Flash
5 11 (20.00%) CSS3
6 10 (18.18%) jQuery
7 9 (16.36%) LESS
8 6 (10.91%) XHTML
9 5 (9.09%) .NET
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.45%) XML
11 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.82%) Dojo
11 1 (1.82%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.82%) JSON
11 1 (1.82%) MooTools
11 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Social Media
2 8 (14.55%) Animation
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.45%) Copywriting
6 2 (3.64%) FMCG
6 2 (3.64%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.82%) Blog
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 16 (29.09%) Pay per click
3 14 (25.45%) Web Development
4 11 (20.00%) Content Management
4 11 (20.00%) Web Design
5 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 10 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.36%) Wireframes
7 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.73%) Online Marketing
9 6 (10.91%) Analytics
9 6 (10.91%) Migration
10 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.09%) B2B
10 5 (9.09%) Coaching
10 5 (9.09%) Data Governance
10 5 (9.09%) Product Management
10 5 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 20 (36.36%) PHP
3 5 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Adobe
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Google
4 3 (5.45%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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