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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 66 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 16 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.67% 2.15% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.58% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 21
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
759 581 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.23% 83.12% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 608 468 571
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -21 9 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Doncaster -1 3 £32,500 +18.18% 4
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (81.48%) HTML
1 22 (81.48%) CSS
2 19 (70.37%) jQuery
3 17 (62.96%) PHP
4 16 (59.26%) MySQL
5 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) CMS
6 12 (44.44%) Web Development
7 10 (37.04%) Photoshop
7 10 (37.04%) WordPress
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (29.63%) Windows
9 8 (29.63%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) Google
9 8 (29.63%) Analytics
9 8 (29.63%) Marketing
10 7 (25.93%) OO PHP
10 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
10 7 (25.93%) Magento
10 7 (25.93%) Google Analytics
10 7 (25.93%) Pay per click
10 7 (25.93%) Subversion
10 7 (25.93%) OO
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) MVC
13 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
13 4 (14.81%) C#
13 4 (14.81%) HTML5
13 4 (14.81%) Social Media

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (44.44%) CMS
2 10 (37.04%) WordPress
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) Sitefinity
4 2 (7.41%) Drupal
4 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Google Analytics
1 7 (25.93%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) PHP Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Junior
3 6 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Junior PHP Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PPC Executive
5 2 (7.41%) PPC Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PPC Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PPC Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SEO Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) CSS
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) jQuery
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) Sass
6 2 (7.41%) XHTML
6 2 (7.41%) LAMP
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Social Media
2 2 (7.41%) Animation
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Web Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics
4 7 (25.93%) OO PHP
4 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.93%) Pay per click
4 7 (25.93%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Online Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Content Management
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) Link Building
7 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) PHP
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PHP5
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Zend
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) Hitwise
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago