The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 49 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.72% 0.68% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.83% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 360 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.80% 81.63% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 326 298 201
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SEO
Bedfordshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SEO
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SEO Salary Trend in Luton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Dojo
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) UI Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior UI Developer
1 3 (75.00%) UI Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Internet Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago