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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 63 86 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.65% 0.71% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.84% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 25
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
598 830 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 82.03% 84.44% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 506 710 472
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 3 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 3 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 +21 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Coalville - 3 £37,500 - 1
Loughborough - 1 - -
SEO
East Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
4 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 15 (57.69%) MySQL
4 15 (57.69%) jQuery
4 15 (57.69%) HTML5
5 14 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (53.85%) Magento
5 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 14 (53.85%) Apache
5 14 (53.85%) LAMP
5 14 (53.85%) Web Design
6 6 (23.08%) Google
6 6 (23.08%) Marketing
6 6 (23.08%) Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) Social Media
9 3 (11.54%) Facebook
9 3 (11.54%) Twitter
9 3 (11.54%) User Experience
9 3 (11.54%) CRM
9 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (7.69%) WordPress
10 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
10 2 (7.69%) Content Management
10 2 (7.69%) Joomla!
10 2 (7.69%) Information Security
10 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 14 (53.85%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Joomla!
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Magento Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Magento Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 11 (42.31%) Senior PHP Developer
4 11 (42.31%) PHP Magento Developer
5 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
6 6 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
10 1 (3.85%) Junior
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
10 1 (3.85%) SEO Executive
10 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Consultant
10 1 (3.85%) Marketing Consultant
10 1 (3.85%) Marketing Executive
10 1 (3.85%) SEO Manager
10 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) jQuery
3 15 (57.69%) HTML5
4 14 (53.85%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) Yii
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Social Media
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
2 14 (53.85%) Web Design
2 14 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.85%) Business Development
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Web Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
6 1 (3.85%) B2C
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Facebook
2 3 (11.54%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago