The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 16 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 4.55% 1.56% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 1.56% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +73.07%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
39 64 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 88.64% 100.00% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 66
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

The demand trend of job ads across the Redditch region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 30 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 Redditch region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) Google Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) PhoneGap
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Facebook
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter
5 2 (28.57%) WordPress
5 2 (28.57%) Multimedia

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Designer
4 3 (42.86%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Web Designer
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Designer
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (42.86%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter