The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / Midlands
Rank - 23 26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.81% 9.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.98% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Median salary - £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 102 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 90.00% 82.93% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 86 90
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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