The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 73 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £28,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
616 664 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.79% 87.95% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 535 562 514
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SEO
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SEO Salary Trend in the North East

SEO
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 5 £28,500 -36.66% 1
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
4 4 (57.14%) nopCommerce
4 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
4 4 (57.14%) Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) LAMP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) nopCommerce
2 1 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (14.29%) OpenCart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Junior
2 4 (57.14%) Junior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sage
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ClicTime Holdings Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago