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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 57 41 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.05% 4.97% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 5.82% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 10
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
578 464 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.78% 85.45% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 488 415 475
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +5 10 £60,000 +100.00%
Stafford -10 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Stoke-on-Trent -9 2 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Cannock - 2 £35,250 -
Lichfield - 2 £43,750 -
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 28 (73.68%) Google
2 26 (68.42%) Google Analytics
2 26 (68.42%) Analytics
3 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
5 17 (44.74%) MVC
5 17 (44.74%) Web Services
5 17 (44.74%) Web Development
5 17 (44.74%) HTML5
6 16 (42.11%) Marketing
7 15 (39.47%) Pay per click
7 15 (39.47%) C#
8 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
9 13 (34.21%) jQuery
10 11 (28.95%) RESTful
11 10 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (23.68%) .NET
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
13 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
13 8 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
15 6 (15.79%) Time Management
15 6 (15.79%) JPA
15 6 (15.79%) Product Management

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 6 (15.79%) CMS
1 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (68.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) gulp
2 6 (15.79%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Phing
3 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 16 (42.11%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
2 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce Manager
3 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
3 6 (15.79%) Online Merchandiser
3 6 (15.79%) Programmer
3 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Web Programmer
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) CSS
1 23 (60.53%) HTML
2 17 (44.74%) HTML5
2 17 (44.74%) Web Services
3 13 (34.21%) jQuery
4 11 (28.95%) RESTful
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
6 6 (15.79%) JPA
6 6 (15.79%) JSON
6 6 (15.79%) Node.js
6 6 (15.79%) REST
6 6 (15.79%) Sass
6 6 (15.79%) SOAP
6 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (15.79%) XML
7 5 (13.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Social Media
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Analytics
2 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 17 (44.74%) Web Development
4 15 (39.47%) Pay per click
5 10 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
8 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Content Management
9 6 (15.79%) Email Marketing
9 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
9 6 (15.79%) Mobile Development
9 6 (15.79%) Product Management
9 6 (15.79%) Tag Management
9 6 (15.79%) Time Management
10 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Apple Swift
3 6 (15.79%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Google
2 6 (15.79%) ATG
2 6 (15.79%) hybris
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago