The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 40 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.62% 1.34% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.59% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
SEO
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 441 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.36% 84.16% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 226 375 368
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SEO
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SEO Salary Trend in Liverpool

SEO
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) WordPress
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) PHP5
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) CMS
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Magento
6 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) Android Development
6 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) Sass

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (85.71%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OOP
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Android Development
1 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) PHP5
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago