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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 66 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.16% 1.52% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.99% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 17
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
724 753 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.02% 76.14% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 652 599 519
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Sheffield +2 12 £30,000 +33.33%
Doncaster - 5 £32,500 - 1
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 37 (72.55%) Google
2 37 (72.55%) Marketing
2 37 (72.55%) Google Analytics
2 37 (72.55%) Analytics
3 36 (70.59%) MVC
4 35 (68.63%) Web Development
5 34 (66.67%) jQuery
5 34 (66.67%) CSS
5 34 (66.67%) HTML
5 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
7 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
8 25 (49.02%) Relational Database
9 24 (47.06%) C#
9 24 (47.06%) T-SQL
9 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (39.22%) IIS
11 19 (37.25%) Adobe
12 17 (33.33%) CMS
13 16 (31.37%) Intranet
13 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
13 16 (31.37%) SQL
13 16 (31.37%) Graphic Design
13 16 (31.37%) Animation
13 16 (31.37%) Scrum
13 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.49%) Subversion
14 13 (25.49%) Content Management
14 13 (25.49%) PHP5

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 20 (39.22%) IIS
2 17 (33.33%) CMS
3 8 (15.69%) Apache
3 8 (15.69%) Umbraco
3 8 (15.69%) WordPress
4 5 (9.80%) Sitefinity
5 4 (7.84%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (72.55%) Google Analytics
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Intranet
2 5 (9.80%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (49.02%) Relational Database
3 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (25.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
2 13 (25.49%) Subversion
3 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.69%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 37 (72.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 36 (70.59%) Web Developer
3 22 (43.14%) .NET Developer
4 16 (31.37%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (9.80%) PPC Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (9.80%) PPC Manager
5 5 (9.80%) PPC Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) PPC Executive
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Product Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Data Manager
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Account Manager
7 1 (1.96%) SEO Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (1.96%) SEO Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 34 (66.67%) CSS
2 34 (66.67%) HTML
2 34 (66.67%) jQuery
3 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
4 13 (25.49%) XHTML
4 13 (25.49%) HTML5
4 13 (25.49%) CSS3
5 9 (17.65%) Sass
5 9 (17.65%) Ajax
5 9 (17.65%) Web Services
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 8 (15.69%) Gearman
6 8 (15.69%) MooTools
6 8 (15.69%) Smarty
6 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.80%) LESS
8 4 (7.84%) LAMP
9 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Graphic Design
1 16 (31.37%) Animation
2 10 (19.61%) Social Media
3 5 (9.80%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) Analytics
2 36 (70.59%) MVC
3 35 (68.63%) Web Development
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Scrum
5 13 (25.49%) Content Management
6 11 (21.57%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (15.69%) SOA
9 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.76%) Time Management
10 5 (9.80%) Online Marketing
10 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (9.80%) ERP
10 5 (9.80%) Web Design
10 5 (9.80%) Usability Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
10 5 (9.80%) Pay per click
11 4 (7.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (47.06%) C#
2 24 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 13 (25.49%) PHP5
4 13 (25.49%) PHP
5 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.80%) Java
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Google
2 19 (37.25%) Adobe
3 4 (7.84%) Zend
4 1 (1.96%) hybris
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Affilisearch
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago