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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 58 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 15 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.41% 0.77% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 0.92% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 17
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
544 542 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.32% 83.90% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 480 486 395
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 £27,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 5 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 5 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 +4 5 £19,500 -40.00% 1
Stafford - 4 £27,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -2 3 £22,500 -65.38%
Lichfield - 2 £42,500 -
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 34 (89.47%) HTML
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
1 34 (89.47%) Web Development
2 29 (76.32%) Analytics
3 26 (68.42%) Google
4 23 (60.53%) Google Analytics
5 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (50.00%) Web Services
6 18 (47.37%) RESTful
6 18 (47.37%) HTML5
7 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
7 17 (44.74%) MVC
8 16 (42.11%) CMS
8 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
9 15 (39.47%) C#
9 15 (39.47%) .NET
9 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
10 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (34.21%) jQuery
11 13 (34.21%) Unit Testing
12 11 (28.95%) Marketing
12 11 (28.95%) hybris
13 10 (26.32%) Tag Management
13 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
13 10 (26.32%) Time Management
13 10 (26.32%) Email Marketing
13 10 (26.32%) ATG
13 10 (26.32%) Product Management
13 10 (26.32%) IBM

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 (42.11%) CMS
2 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.16%) WordPress
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (13.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (60.53%) Google Analytics
2 5 (13.16%) AdWords
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Phing
2 3 (7.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (28.95%) Marketing
2 10 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Online Merchandiser
3 10 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Junior
4 6 (15.79%) Junior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.63%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 19 (50.00%) Web Services
3 18 (47.37%) HTML5
3 18 (47.37%) RESTful
4 15 (39.47%) .NET
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (34.21%) jQuery
7 7 (18.42%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) CSS3
8 3 (7.89%) LAMP
8 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (7.89%) Memcached
8 3 (7.89%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.63%) Java EE
9 1 (2.63%) JSP
9 1 (2.63%) Spring
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) EPoS
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) W3C
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Web Development
2 29 (76.32%) Analytics
3 17 (44.74%) E-Commerce
3 17 (44.74%) MVC
4 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (34.21%) Unit Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Email Marketing
6 10 (26.32%) Product Management
6 10 (26.32%) Tag Management
6 10 (26.32%) Time Management
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) Pay per click
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (5.26%) B2B
9 2 (5.26%) Change Control
9 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.63%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) PHP
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PHP 5
5 3 (7.89%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Google
2 11 (28.95%) hybris
3 10 (26.32%) ATG
3 10 (26.32%) IBM
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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