The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 63 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 30 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.93% 1.89% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.45% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.26% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £20,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £47,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
895 776 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.49% 77.06% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 749 649 493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 South Yorkshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

SEO Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SEO
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +2 15 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Sheffield +9 14 £29,650 -12.79% 2
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Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 35 (77.78%) Marketing
2 34 (75.56%) Google
3 31 (68.89%) Web Development
4 30 (66.67%) .NET
4 30 (66.67%) Analytics
5 29 (64.44%) HTML
5 29 (64.44%) CSS
5 29 (64.44%) Google Analytics
6 24 (53.33%) MVC
6 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 24 (53.33%) jQuery
6 24 (53.33%) Relational Database
7 19 (42.22%) C#
7 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
8 16 (35.56%) CMS
9 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
10 12 (26.67%) Adobe
10 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 11 (24.44%) Animation
11 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
11 11 (24.44%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 10 (22.22%) Sass
12 10 (22.22%) MySQL
12 10 (22.22%) PHP
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
13 9 (20.00%) Pay per click
13 9 (20.00%) Subversion

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (35.56%) CMS
2 9 (20.00%) IIS
3 8 (17.78%) Sitefinity
4 3 (6.67%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
2 6 (13.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 24 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (77.78%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) Web Developer
3 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) PPC Executive
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) PPC Manager
9 2 (4.44%) PPC Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) PPC Specialist
10 1 (2.22%) Programme Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) CSS
2 29 (64.44%) HTML
3 24 (53.33%) jQuery
4 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
5 10 (22.22%) Sass
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.56%) LESS
8 5 (11.11%) Ajax
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
9 4 (8.89%) CSS3
10 3 (6.67%) XHTML
10 3 (6.67%) LAMP
11 2 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Animation
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
3 6 (13.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Android
1 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Web Development
2 30 (66.67%) Analytics
3 24 (53.33%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (24.44%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Pay per click
7 8 (17.78%) Web Design
7 8 (17.78%) SOA
7 8 (17.78%) Time Management
8 7 (15.56%) Usability Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum
10 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
11 3 (6.67%) Online Marketing
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
11 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.67%) Content Management
12 2 (4.44%) ERP
12 2 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) C#
3 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
4 10 (22.22%) PHP
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.56%) Java
7 3 (6.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Google
2 12 (26.67%) Adobe
3 5 (11.11%) Zend
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.22%) Hitwise
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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