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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 59 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.52% 1.49% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.65% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 20
Average salary £20,000 £33,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £29,650 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
641 788 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.01% 90.47% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 525 668 649
Average salary £40,000 £36,800 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +12 12 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Doncaster 0 4 £20,000 -38.46% 1
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
1 26 (81.25%) CMS
2 25 (78.13%) CSS
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (75.00%) HTML
3 24 (75.00%) Subversion
4 21 (65.63%) C#
5 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (59.38%) Sitecore
6 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 18 (56.25%) Mercurial
7 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
8 16 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 16 (50.00%) Web Development
8 16 (50.00%) Degree
8 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (46.88%) Law
10 14 (43.75%) Legal
11 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (40.63%) XML
12 10 (31.25%) Content Management
13 7 (21.88%) SQL
13 7 (21.88%) jQuery
14 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
14 6 (18.75%) Google
14 6 (18.75%) Adobe
14 6 (18.75%) AdWords
15 5 (15.63%) Gearman

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (81.25%) CMS
2 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
4 5 (15.63%) Apache
4 5 (15.63%) WordPress
5 1 (3.13%) Kentico
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) AdWords
2 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Subversion
2 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 18 (56.25%) Mercurial
4 5 (15.63%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 15 (46.88%) Law
2 14 (43.75%) Legal
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Web Developer
3 18 (56.25%) .NET Developer
4 14 (43.75%) .NET Web Developer
4 14 (43.75%) C# Developer
4 14 (43.75%) HTML CSS Developer
4 14 (43.75%) HTML Developer
5 13 (40.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (34.38%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
8 4 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Copywriter
10 2 (6.25%) SEO Copywriter
10 2 (6.25%) SEO Executive
11 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 1 (3.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) CSS
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (75.00%) HTML
4 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (40.63%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) Ajax
7 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) CSS3
7 5 (15.63%) Gearman
7 5 (15.63%) HTML5
7 5 (15.63%) MooTools
7 5 (15.63%) Smarty
7 5 (15.63%) Web Services
7 5 (15.63%) XHTML
8 3 (9.38%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Social Media
2 2 (6.25%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 16 (50.00%) Web Development
2 10 (31.25%) Content Management
3 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Case Management
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Link Building
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.25%) Pay per click
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) PHP 5
5 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Sitecore
2 6 (18.75%) Adobe
2 6 (18.75%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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