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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 57 82 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.03% 0.36% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.41% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 27
Average salary £36,250 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £26,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £34,400 £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
628 737 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 91.01% 87.74% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 498 630 497
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +13 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Coalville - 2 £37,500 -
Loughborough - 2 - - 1
SEO
East Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 12 (46.15%) MySQL
4 11 (42.31%) PHP
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 9 (34.62%) HTML5
5 9 (34.62%) Analytics
5 9 (34.62%) Marketing
6 8 (30.77%) Web Design
6 8 (30.77%) Google
6 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (30.77%) Magento
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Apache
7 7 (26.92%) LAMP
8 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
9 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) Social Media
10 4 (15.38%) Facebook
10 4 (15.38%) Twitter
11 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.54%) WordPress
11 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
11 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (11.54%) Retail
11 3 (11.54%) Content Management
11 3 (11.54%) Statistics
11 3 (11.54%) Degree

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) WordPress
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) PHP Developer
3 8 (30.77%) PHP Web Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Magento Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Magento Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Development Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SEO Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Content Manager
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) LAMP
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
7 1 (3.85%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Social Media
2 3 (11.54%) Statistics
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 9 (34.62%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Web Design
3 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Pay per click
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Web Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Social Media Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) R
3 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) Facebook
2 4 (15.38%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Thermo Fisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago