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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 27 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 0.98% 10.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 11.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
80 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 78.43% 94.59% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 27 35
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing