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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 60 80 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.87% 0.53% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.62% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 29
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £32,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
601 809 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.47% 84.98% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 491 697 465
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 5 £22,000 -37.14%
Coalville - 3 £37,500 - 1
Loughborough - 2 - -
SEO
East Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) PHP
3 13 (56.52%) MySQL
3 13 (56.52%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
4 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
5 10 (43.48%) LAMP
5 10 (43.48%) Web Design
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Apache
5 10 (43.48%) Magento
5 10 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (30.43%) Google
7 6 (26.09%) Marketing
7 6 (26.09%) Analytics
8 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) Social Media
10 3 (13.04%) WordPress
10 3 (13.04%) Facebook
10 3 (13.04%) Twitter
11 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
11 2 (8.70%) User Experience
11 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
11 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (8.70%) CRM
11 2 (8.70%) Content Management
11 2 (8.70%) Business Development
12 1 (4.35%) Information Security

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (43.48%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
3 8 (34.78%) PHP Magento Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Magento Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Magento Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 6 (26.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SEO Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Director
7 1 (4.35%) Content Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
5 10 (43.48%) LAMP
6 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) Yii
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (43.48%) Web Design
2 10 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) B2C
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Web Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Facebook
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Zend
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Yahoo!
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago