The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 33 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.10% 5.93% 12.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 7.87% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 24
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 178 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 71.03% 75.42% 70.74%
Number of salaries quoted 165 156 115
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
Staffordshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SEO
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

SEO Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SEO
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
1 15 (88.24%) jQuery
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) XHTML
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) JIRA
6 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) AccuRev
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) PHP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (17.65%) ElastiCache
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) jQuery
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) XHTML
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (29.41%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
4 2 (11.76%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) VB
2 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) AccuRev
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