The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 90 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.63% 0.79% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.95% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £26,750 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1100 839 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.55% 83.32% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 850 654 632
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,986 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SEO
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

SEO Salary Trend in Nottingham

SEO
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Nottingham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Pay per click
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) WordPress
4 7 (58.33%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Google
5 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) Social Media
6 4 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (33.33%) Google Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Email Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (25.00%) Online Marketing
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe
8 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) Web Design
9 1 (8.33%) Sass
9 1 (8.33%) R
9 1 (8.33%) Customer Segmentation
9 1 (8.33%) User Experience
9 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 4 (33.33%) SEO Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Email Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Online Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Content Management
7 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe