The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 61 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 0.81% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.05% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Average salary £29,650 £34,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,665 £26,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £45,000 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
678 570 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.51% 77.34% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 572 482 365
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SEO
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SEO Salary Trend in Sheffield

SEO
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) CMS
2 16 (76.19%) Google
2 16 (76.19%) Marketing
2 16 (76.19%) Analytics
3 15 (71.43%) Google Analytics
4 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) Adobe
6 11 (52.38%) .NET
6 11 (52.38%) Photoshop
6 11 (52.38%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (52.38%) Web Development
7 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
7 10 (47.62%) Sass
8 9 (42.86%) Pay per click
8 9 (42.86%) Subversion
8 9 (42.86%) Web Analytics
9 8 (38.10%) Time Management
9 8 (38.10%) Web Design
9 8 (38.10%) Sitefinity
9 8 (38.10%) User Experience
10 7 (33.33%) LESS
10 7 (33.33%) HTTP
10 7 (33.33%) Java
10 7 (33.33%) Usability Testing
10 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (23.81%) Zend
11 5 (23.81%) PHP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (76.19%) CMS
2 8 (38.10%) Sitefinity
3 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 16 (76.19%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Web Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) PPC Manager
6 2 (9.52%) PPC Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PPC Executive
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) Sass
5 7 (33.33%) LESS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) XHTML
6 3 (14.29%) LAMP
7 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Analytics
2 11 (52.38%) Web Development
2 11 (52.38%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (42.86%) Web Analytics
3 9 (42.86%) Pay per click
4 8 (38.10%) Time Management
4 8 (38.10%) Web Design
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Content Management
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Online Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.76%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) PHP5
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Google
2 12 (57.14%) Adobe
3 5 (23.81%) Zend
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.76%) Hitwise
5 1 (4.76%) Facebook
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26800.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago