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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 59 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.75% 3.02% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 3.44% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 20
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 £21,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
614 552 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 88.99% 87.62% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 548 481 478
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 £28,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -18 9 £22,500 -34.78%
Stafford - 4 £37,500 - 1
Tamworth -4 3 £28,000 -24.83% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £21,500 - 1
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 32 (76.19%) HTML
1 32 (76.19%) CSS
2 29 (69.05%) Web Development
3 26 (61.90%) Analytics
4 22 (52.38%) Google
5 20 (47.62%) Google Analytics
6 18 (42.86%) HTML5
6 18 (42.86%) Web Services
6 18 (42.86%) E-Commerce
7 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
7 17 (40.48%) MVC
8 16 (38.10%) CMS
8 16 (38.10%) C#
9 15 (35.71%) jQuery
9 15 (35.71%) RESTful
10 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
10 13 (30.95%) .NET
10 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
13 10 (23.81%) Marketing
14 9 (21.43%) Pay per click
14 9 (21.43%) Retail
15 8 (19.05%) Ajax
16 7 (16.67%) ATG
16 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
16 7 (16.67%) MySQL
16 7 (16.67%) Oracle
16 7 (16.67%) PHP

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 16 (38.10%) CMS
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) WordPress
4 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Google Analytics
2 7 (16.67%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) gulp
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (4.76%) Phing
3 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (23.81%) Marketing
2 9 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Online Merchandiser
5 6 (14.29%) Junior
5 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) CSS
1 32 (76.19%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) HTML5
2 18 (42.86%) Web Services
3 15 (35.71%) jQuery
3 15 (35.71%) RESTful
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (19.05%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.14%) JPA
7 3 (7.14%) JSON
7 3 (7.14%) Node.js
7 3 (7.14%) REST
7 3 (7.14%) Sass
7 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) EPoS
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Web Development
2 26 (61.90%) Analytics
3 18 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 17 (40.48%) MVC
5 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Pay per click
8 7 (16.67%) Email Marketing
8 7 (16.67%) Product Management
8 7 (16.67%) Tag Management
8 7 (16.67%) Time Management
9 6 (14.29%) Content Management
10 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 3 (7.14%) OO
11 2 (4.76%) Link Building
11 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (4.76%) OOP
11 2 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
12 1 (2.38%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.76%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) cPanel
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Google
2 7 (16.67%) ATG
2 7 (16.67%) hybris
2 7 (16.67%) IBM
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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