The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 23 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.04% 3.88% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 4.21% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Median salary £25,000 £29,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.52% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 95 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 95.92% 92.23% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 72 73
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SEO
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

SEO Salary Trend in Macclesfield

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Smarty
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Video Editing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AdWords
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Smarty
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google