The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 68 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 20 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.94% 0.41% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.50% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 25
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £33,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
784 598 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.97% 81.03% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 652 486 612
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SEO
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -13 7 £30,000 -9.77%
Rotherham -2 4 - - 2
Barnsley - 4 £23,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £24,500 - 1
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) Marketing
2 19 (51.35%) Social Media
3 18 (48.65%) Online Marketing
4 15 (40.54%) Pay per click
5 14 (37.84%) Analytics
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (32.43%) PHP
8 11 (29.73%) MySQL
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) jQuery
9 10 (27.03%) Web Development
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.03%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
10 9 (24.32%) Google
10 9 (24.32%) Content Management
10 9 (24.32%) CMS
10 9 (24.32%) WordPress
10 9 (24.32%) Zend
10 9 (24.32%) Zend Framework
11 8 (21.62%) Umbraco
11 8 (21.62%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (21.62%) Drupal
11 8 (21.62%) PHP5
11 8 (21.62%) HTML5
11 8 (21.62%) Social Media Marketing
11 8 (21.62%) LAMP
11 8 (21.62%) OOP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (24.32%) CMS
1 9 (24.32%) WordPress
2 8 (21.62%) Umbraco
2 8 (21.62%) Drupal
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (2.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (67.57%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
2 11 (29.73%) PHP Developer
2 11 (29.73%) PPC Executive
2 11 (29.73%) PPC Specialist
2 11 (29.73%) PPC Manager
2 11 (29.73%) PPC Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) SEO Executive
3 8 (21.62%) Web Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Web Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Online Marketing Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Account Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) SEO Account Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (2.70%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) jQuery
2 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) Zend Framework
4 8 (21.62%) CodeIgniter
4 8 (21.62%) HTML5
4 8 (21.62%) LAMP
4 8 (21.62%) XHTML
5 5 (13.51%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) New Media
3 1 (2.70%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Online Marketing
2 15 (40.54%) Pay per click
3 14 (37.84%) Analytics
4 10 (27.03%) Web Development
5 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
5 9 (24.32%) Content Management
6 8 (21.62%) Social Media Marketing
6 8 (21.62%) OOP
7 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) E-business
8 6 (16.22%) Web Design
8 6 (16.22%) Display Advertising
9 4 (10.81%) Link Building
10 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (5.41%) Project Management
11 2 (5.41%) SOA
11 2 (5.41%) B2B
11 2 (5.41%) B2C
11 2 (5.41%) Competitor Analysis
12 1 (2.70%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) PHP5
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Google
2 9 (24.32%) Zend
3 6 (16.22%) Hitwise
4 2 (5.41%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter
5 1 (2.70%) Omniture
5 1 (2.70%) Coremetrics
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago