The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 57 53
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.13% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.29% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £30,750 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 464 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 85.91% 87.71% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 409 357 344
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SEO
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SEO Salary Trend in Merseyside

SEO
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
2 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Campaign Management
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) AdWords
2 2 (66.67%) Affiliate Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AdWords
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) PPC Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Affiliate Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Campaign Management
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
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