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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 62 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.97% 4.46% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 5.41% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 12
Average salary £26,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -0.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
630 610 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 68.78% 82.43% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 519 544 514
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 -18 11 £22,500 -5.26% 2
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (54.55%) HTML
1 18 (54.55%) CSS
1 18 (54.55%) jQuery
2 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 16 (48.48%) MySQL
4 14 (42.42%) Marketing
4 14 (42.42%) Social Media
5 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) Online Marketing
7 10 (30.30%) Pay per click
8 9 (27.27%) Analytics
8 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
8 9 (27.27%) Google
8 9 (27.27%) CMS
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) WordPress
10 7 (21.21%) Magento
10 7 (21.21%) OO PHP
10 7 (21.21%) OO
10 7 (21.21%) Web Development
10 7 (21.21%) Google Analytics
10 7 (21.21%) Subversion
11 6 (18.18%) Social Media Marketing
12 5 (15.15%) .NET
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) Web Services

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (27.27%) CMS
2 8 (24.24%) WordPress
3 3 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) Sitefinity
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Google Analytics
1 7 (21.21%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (9.09%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
General
1 14 (42.42%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Junior
3 7 (21.21%) Junior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Junior PHP Developer
4 6 (18.18%) SEO Executive
5 5 (15.15%) PPC Specialist
5 5 (15.15%) PPC Manager
5 5 (15.15%) PPC Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) PPC Executive
6 3 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Online Marketing Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SEO Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) SEO Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Marketing Executive
8 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Head of User Experience
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) CSS
1 18 (54.55%) HTML
1 18 (54.55%) jQuery
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Blog
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 10 (30.30%) Pay per click
2 10 (30.30%) Online Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) OO PHP
4 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 6 (18.18%) Social Media Marketing
6 4 (12.12%) Link Building
7 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.06%) Web Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Search Engine Marketing
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) Web Usability
9 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
9 1 (3.03%) B2B
9 1 (3.03%) B2C
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PHP
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Omniture
3 1 (3.03%) Yahoo!
3 1 (3.03%) Coremetrics
3 1 (3.03%) Facebook
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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