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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.57% 0.97% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.12% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 14
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £31,200 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +5.83%
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
545 802 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.86% 86.05% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 467 704 479
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 6 £32,389 -13.63%
Coalville - 3 £37,500 - 2
SEO
East Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
4 14 (60.87%) PHP
4 14 (60.87%) MySQL
4 14 (60.87%) jQuery
4 14 (60.87%) HTML5
5 13 (56.52%) Magento
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) Apache
5 13 (56.52%) LAMP
5 13 (56.52%) Web Design
5 13 (56.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (21.74%) Google
6 5 (21.74%) Marketing
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Social Media
8 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) User Experience
8 3 (13.04%) Facebook
8 3 (13.04%) Twitter
9 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
9 2 (8.70%) WordPress
9 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
9 2 (8.70%) Content Management
9 2 (8.70%) Information Security

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) PHP Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Magento Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Magento Developer
4 9 (39.13%) PHP Magento Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
6 4 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Chief Technology Officer
8 1 (4.35%) Junior
8 1 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
8 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
4 13 (56.52%) LAMP
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) Yii
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Social Media
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 13 (56.52%) Web Design
2 13 (56.52%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
6 1 (4.35%) B2C
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Web Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Facebook
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Yahoo!
3 1 (4.35%) Zend
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago