The table below looks at the statistics for Link Building skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Link Building over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Link Building
Rank 893 870 863
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 7 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.035% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.042% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 29
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,249 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Link Building
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Link Building within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Link Building Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Link Building
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Link Building within the UK.

Link Building Salary Trend in the UK

Link Building
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Link Building within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 7 £29,000 +3.57% 2
Leeds +10 4 £30,750 -5.38% 2
West Yorkshire +3 4 £30,750 -5.38% 2
Yorkshire +2 4 £30,750 -5.38% 2
East of England +4 2 £27,500 -45.00%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Watford - 2 £27,500 -
London +2 1 £27,500 -45.00%

Link Building
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Link Building 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 Link Building.

1 16 (100.00%) SEO
1 16 (100.00%) Marketing
2 10 (62.50%) Social Media
3 9 (56.25%) Blog
4 7 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (37.50%) Advertising
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Competitor Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Pay per click
7 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) Data Management
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (6.25%) Social Media Marketing
10 1 (6.25%) WordPress

Link Building
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Link Building 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 Link Building. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
General
1 16 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (37.50%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) SEO Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) Copywriter
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Social Media
2 9 (56.25%) Blog
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (43.75%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Competitor Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Pay per click
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (18.75%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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