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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 56 51 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.17% 3.65% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 4.03% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 4
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £47,500 £39,550
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
525 546 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.43% 90.55% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 467 469 463
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +13 10 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -12 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Lichfield -2 2 £43,750 +103.48%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £21,500 -
Stafford -9 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
1 21 (56.76%) Google
2 19 (51.35%) Google Analytics
2 19 (51.35%) Analytics
3 18 (48.65%) Web Development
3 18 (48.65%) E-Commerce
4 16 (43.24%) Pay per click
5 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) Web Services
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
6 13 (35.14%) Marketing
6 13 (35.14%) HTML5
7 11 (29.73%) C#
7 11 (29.73%) jQuery
8 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
8 8 (21.62%) Retail
8 8 (21.62%) Content Management
8 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
9 7 (18.92%) RESTful
10 6 (16.22%) Product Management
10 6 (16.22%) Time Management
10 6 (16.22%) JPA
10 6 (16.22%) Email Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Maven
10 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
10 6 (16.22%) JSON
10 6 (16.22%) ATG
10 6 (16.22%) CMS
10 6 (16.22%) Objective-C

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 (16.22%) CMS
1 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) gulp
2 6 (16.22%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Phing
3 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 13 (35.14%) Marketing
2 8 (21.62%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
2 6 (16.22%) Online Merchandiser
2 6 (16.22%) Programmer
2 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Web Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (2.70%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) HTML5
2 13 (35.14%) Web Services
3 11 (29.73%) jQuery
4 7 (18.92%) RESTful
5 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (16.22%) Entity Framework
5 6 (16.22%) JPA
5 6 (16.22%) JSON
5 6 (16.22%) Node.js
5 6 (16.22%) REST
5 6 (16.22%) Sass
5 6 (16.22%) SOAP
5 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (16.22%) XML
6 5 (13.51%) .NET
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Analytics
2 18 (48.65%) E-Commerce
2 18 (48.65%) Web Development
3 16 (43.24%) Pay per click
4 13 (35.14%) MVC
5 8 (21.62%) Content Management
6 6 (16.22%) Email Marketing
6 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
6 6 (16.22%) Mobile Development
6 6 (16.22%) Product Management
6 6 (16.22%) Tag Management
6 6 (16.22%) Time Management
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Online Marketing
9 2 (5.41%) Link Building
9 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) Apple Swift
3 6 (16.22%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) PHP 5
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Google
2 6 (16.22%) ATG
2 6 (16.22%) hybris
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
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