The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 13 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 15.07% 9.43% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.92% 10.42% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £26,000 £29,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +15.68%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
SEO
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 48 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 89.04% 90.57% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 10
Average salary £30,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

SEO
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

SEO Salary Trend in Redditch

SEO
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Redditch

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) PHP
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
1 13 (86.67%) HTML5
1 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 11 (73.33%) LAMP
2 11 (73.33%) Google
2 11 (73.33%) Pay per click
2 11 (73.33%) PHP5
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (60.00%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Flash
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) Macromedia
5 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (13.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) PHP Developer
3 9 (60.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Graduate
6 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (13.33%) Web Designer
6 2 (13.33%) IT Support
6 2 (13.33%) Designer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior
7 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
1 13 (86.67%) HTML5
1 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Pay per click
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) PHP5
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Macromedia
Redditch
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago