The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.73% 1.38% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.66% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £39,361 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% +4.96%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
SEO
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 725 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.69% 83.53% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 446 574 492
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SEO
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +31 11 £35,000 +13.82% 1
Loughborough - 2 £57,500 -
Coalville - 1 £28,500 -
SEO
East Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (81.82%) HTML
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) MySQL
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) jQuery
4 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 14 (63.64%) LAMP
4 14 (63.64%) Magento
4 14 (63.64%) HTML5
4 14 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (59.09%) Web Design
6 12 (54.55%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) WordPress
7 3 (13.64%) Android
7 3 (13.64%) Adobe
7 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
7 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (9.09%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) User Experience
8 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) Android Development
8 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) DNS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (54.55%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Senior Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Magento Developer
3 12 (54.55%) Senior Magento Developer
4 10 (45.45%) PHP Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (31.82%) PHP Magento Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
9 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Marketing Executive
9 1 (4.55%) Technical Director
9 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
2 16 (72.73%) jQuery
3 14 (63.64%) HTML5
3 14 (63.64%) LAMP
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 14 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (59.09%) Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
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