The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 66 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 12 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.96% 1.93% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.24% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 26
Median salary £22,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £42,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
SEO
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 535 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.46% 85.87% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 520 467 449
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Staffordshire region.

SEO Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SEO
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Tamworth +2 6 £19,500 -40.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 5 £22,500 -34.78%
Stafford - 2 £32,500 -
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 27 (81.82%) HTML
1 27 (81.82%) CSS
1 27 (81.82%) Web Development
2 23 (69.70%) Analytics
3 19 (57.58%) Google
4 17 (51.52%) Google Analytics
5 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
6 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
6 14 (42.42%) CMS
7 13 (39.39%) Web Services
8 12 (36.36%) RESTful
8 12 (36.36%) HTML5
9 11 (33.33%) MVC
10 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (30.30%) C#
10 10 (30.30%) .NET
10 10 (30.30%) Marketing
10 10 (30.30%) jQuery
11 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (27.27%) hybris
11 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 9 (27.27%) Retail
12 8 (24.24%) IBM
12 8 (24.24%) Oracle
12 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
12 8 (24.24%) Time Management
12 8 (24.24%) ATG
12 8 (24.24%) Product Management
12 8 (24.24%) WebSphere

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 14 (42.42%) CMS
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (15.15%) WordPress
4 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) nginx
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
2 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Google Analytics
2 6 (18.18%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Phing
2 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (30.30%) Marketing
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Online Merchandiser
3 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior
4 6 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) CSS
1 27 (81.82%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) Web Services
3 12 (36.36%) HTML5
3 12 (36.36%) RESTful
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Ajax
7 2 (6.06%) CSS3
7 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 2 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (6.06%) Memcached
7 2 (6.06%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.03%) JSP
8 1 (3.03%) Servlets
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
8 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) EPoS
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Web Development
2 23 (69.70%) Analytics
3 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
4 11 (33.33%) MVC
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Email Marketing
6 8 (24.24%) Product Management
6 8 (24.24%) Tag Management
6 8 (24.24%) Time Management
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Pay per click
8 3 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) B2B
9 2 (6.06%) Content Management
9 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (6.06%) OOP
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (3.03%) Creative Marketing
10 1 (3.03%) Link Building
10 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) PHP 5
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Google
2 9 (27.27%) hybris
3 8 (24.24%) ATG
3 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + incremental salary + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago