The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 44 45 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +32
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.77% 2.80% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 3.53% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 4
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £57,500 £32,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
SEO
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 312 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.15% 79.39% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 300 254 394
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SEO
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SEO Salary Trend in Leicester

SEO
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Leicester

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (46.15%) HTML
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 9 (34.62%) User Experience
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (26.92%) Marketing
4 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
5 6 (23.08%) Web Design
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) CSS3
5 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 5 (19.23%) Raphaël
6 5 (19.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 5 (19.23%) React
6 5 (19.23%) Handlebars
6 5 (19.23%) SOLID
6 5 (19.23%) MVVM
6 5 (19.23%) Mocha
6 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
6 5 (19.23%) Mobile App

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
1 2 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.69%) SPSS
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) AdWords
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
2 5 (19.23%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (19.23%) Mocha
2 5 (19.23%) QUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Development Manager
2 9 (34.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (30.77%) IT Development Manager
3 8 (30.77%) IT Manager
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Angular Developer
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) UI Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Web Designer
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.54%) Head of Digital
6 3 (11.54%) Head of E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Web Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Account Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Account Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
2 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Flex
5 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
5 5 (19.23%) Handlebars
5 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (19.23%) Raphaël
5 5 (19.23%) React
5 5 (19.23%) WPF
6 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) Sass
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
2 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 6 (23.08%) Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
3 5 (19.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) MVVM
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) SOLID
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Link Building
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
6 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Content Management
7 1 (3.85%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) R
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Facebook
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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