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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 56 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.24% 4.01% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.44% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 12
Median salary £22,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
606 586 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.25% 90.29% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 546 499 441
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent -24 9 £22,500 -34.78%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £21,500 -
Stafford +10 4 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Tamworth -1 3 £28,000 -28.20%
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (72.50%) HTML
1 29 (72.50%) CSS
2 26 (65.00%) Web Development
3 20 (50.00%) Web Services
3 20 (50.00%) HTML5
3 20 (50.00%) Analytics
4 19 (47.50%) MVC
5 18 (45.00%) jQuery
5 18 (45.00%) C#
6 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 16 (40.00%) Google
7 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 14 (35.00%) Google Analytics
8 14 (35.00%) RESTful
9 13 (32.50%) CMS
10 12 (30.00%) .NET
10 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (25.00%) Pay per click
13 9 (22.50%) Content Management
14 8 (20.00%) Ajax
14 8 (20.00%) Photoshop
14 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
15 7 (17.50%) AdWords
15 7 (17.50%) MySQL
15 7 (17.50%) PHP
16 6 (15.00%) Java

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 13 (32.50%) CMS
2 5 (12.50%) WordPress
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (17.50%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) gulp
2 6 (15.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Phing
3 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Junior
4 6 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Programmer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Online Merchandiser
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
7 1 (2.50%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) CSS
1 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 20 (50.00%) HTML5
2 20 (50.00%) Web Services
3 18 (45.00%) jQuery
4 14 (35.00%) RESTful
5 12 (30.00%) .NET
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Ajax
8 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (15.00%) JPA
8 6 (15.00%) JSON
8 6 (15.00%) Node.js
8 6 (15.00%) REST
8 6 (15.00%) Sass
8 6 (15.00%) SOAP
8 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) EPoS
4 2 (5.00%) W3C
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Web Development
2 20 (50.00%) Analytics
3 19 (47.50%) MVC
4 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Pay per click
8 9 (22.50%) Content Management
9 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
10 2 (5.00%) Email Marketing
10 2 (5.00%) Link Building
10 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.00%) OO
10 2 (5.00%) OOP
10 2 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (5.00%) Product Management
10 2 (5.00%) Tag Management
10 2 (5.00%) Time Management
11 1 (2.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) Apple Swift
4 6 (15.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Google
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) ATG
3 2 (5.00%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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