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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 58 60
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.02% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.12% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £31,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.86%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SEO
North West

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
598 445 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.29% 90.63% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 386 311 387
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SEO.

1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) Social Media
2 6 (66.67%) Games
2 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 6 (66.67%) Facebook
2 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Campaign Management
2 6 (66.67%) Blog
2 6 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) AdWords
2 6 (66.67%) Affiliate Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Fintech
5 1 (11.11%) gulp
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (11.11%) Pardot

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) AdWords
1 6 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) PPC Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Paid Search Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Search Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blog
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Affiliate Marketing
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) Campaign Management
1 6 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 6 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Facebook
1 6 (66.67%) Google
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Pardot
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