The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.60% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 108 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.98% 84.38% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 56 144
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SEO
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SEO Salary Trend in the Midlands

SEO
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) Endeca
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) ATG
1 1 (33.33%) Endeca
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £85,000 + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £85,000 + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago