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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 75 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.93% 2.98% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 3.37% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 11
Median salary £21,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
605 921 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.67% 88.56% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 523 770 620
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,238 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster -3 5 £21,000 -35.38%
Sheffield -1 2 - -
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 16 (64.00%) C#
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
1 16 (64.00%) CMS
2 15 (60.00%) Subversion
2 15 (60.00%) Web Development
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 14 (56.00%) Degree
4 13 (52.00%) Legal
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (48.00%) XML
6 11 (44.00%) Law
7 9 (36.00%) Google
8 6 (24.00%) Marketing
8 6 (24.00%) Analytics
8 6 (24.00%) Link Building
8 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
9 5 (20.00%) Content Management
10 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) Internet

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (64.00%) CMS
2 15 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Kentico
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 15 (60.00%) Subversion
1 15 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (52.00%) Legal
2 11 (44.00%) Law
3 6 (24.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (52.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
7 9 (36.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (36.00%) HTML Developer
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (20.00%) SEO Executive
9 1 (4.00%) Copywriter
9 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.00%) SEO Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
1 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (48.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (4.00%) iPad
1 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Web Development
2 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Analytics
3 6 (24.00%) Link Building
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.00%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.00%) Case Management
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HND
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 9 (36.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter