The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 71 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.85% 0.16% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.21% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
477 480 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.03% 76.43% 74.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 442 457
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
East of England

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SEO
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SEO Salary Trend in Suffolk

SEO
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 9 £27,500 - 3
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 -
SEO
East of England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Google
3 12 (70.59%) WordPress
3 12 (70.59%) Google Analytics
3 12 (70.59%) Analytics
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) Pay per click
5 9 (52.94%) Marketing
5 9 (52.94%) Joomla!
5 9 (52.94%) CMS
5 9 (52.94%) Umbraco
6 6 (35.29%) E-business
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Content Management
6 6 (35.29%) Flash
6 6 (35.29%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) B2B
8 3 (17.65%) Adobe
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) OOP
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) DNN

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (70.59%) WordPress
2 9 (52.94%) Joomla!
2 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 9 (52.94%) Umbraco
3 3 (17.65%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) PPC Specialist
1 9 (52.94%) PPC Executive
1 9 (52.94%) PPC Manager
1 9 (52.94%) PPC Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Webmaster
3 2 (11.76%) Web Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Flash
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) W3C
1 3 (17.65%) Social Media
1 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (70.59%) Analytics
3 9 (52.94%) Pay per click
4 6 (35.29%) E-business
4 6 (35.29%) Content Management
4 6 (35.29%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) B2B
6 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Web Design
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Online Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Google
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
Ipswich, Suffolk
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago