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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 54 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.68% 0.58% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.78% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £68,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +111.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £61,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
400 257 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 84.03% 75.15% 72.39%
Number of salaries quoted 321 226 240
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Luton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (63.64%) CMS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) B2B
3 4 (36.36%) Content Management
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Social Media
3 4 (36.36%) Link Building
4 3 (27.27%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Dojo
4 3 (27.27%) Blog
4 3 (27.27%) XHTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (63.64%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) UI Programmer
1 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior UI Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SEO Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Sass
2 3 (27.27%) LESS
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) Dojo
2 3 (27.27%) XHTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Blog
3 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) B2B
2 4 (36.36%) Content Management
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Link Building
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Luton, Bedfordshire
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