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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / Midlands
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £37,500
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
33 90 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.84% 78.26% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 72 91
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £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