The table below looks at the statistics for Link Building skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Link Building over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Link Building
Rank 888 931 886
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -45
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 26 51 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.046% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.053% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 62
Median salary £27,750 £29,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.93% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £24,550 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,700 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.90%

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
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Link Building
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Link Building as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Link Building over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Link Building Salary Histogram in the UK

Link Building
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Link Building within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
England +12 25 £28,000 -5.08% 11
North West +20 8 £27,000 -6.08% 1
Manchester - 8 £27,000 - 1
London +49 6 £37,500 +7.14% 4
East Midlands +13 4 £32,500 - 3
Leicestershire -4 4 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -6 4 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Rugby - 2 £18,500 -
Bury - 2 £28,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £18,500 -
Yorkshire +19 1 £27,000 -10.00%
South East +17 1 £37,500 +47.05%
South Yorkshire +9 1 £27,000 +42.10%
Doncaster -7 1 £27,000 +42.10%
Wales - 1 £22,500 -
South Wales - 1 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £28,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £28,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £22,500 -
Leicester - 1 £20,000 -
Guildford - 1 £37,500 -

Link Building
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Link Building also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Link Building.

1 52 (100.00%) SEO
2 45 (86.54%) Marketing
3 38 (73.08%) Analytics
4 31 (59.62%) HTML
5 27 (51.92%) Google
6 24 (46.15%) Google Analytics
6 24 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
7 22 (42.31%) CSS
8 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
8 19 (36.54%) CMS
9 16 (30.77%) WordPress
9 16 (30.77%) Social Media
9 16 (30.77%) Pay per click
10 12 (23.08%) Content Management
10 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (21.15%) Web Development
12 10 (19.23%) Web Analytics
13 9 (17.31%) Advertising
13 9 (17.31%) Algorithms
14 8 (15.38%) AdWords
14 8 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
14 8 (15.38%) Internet
14 8 (15.38%) Email Marketing
15 7 (13.46%) Project Management
15 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
15 7 (13.46%) Online Marketing
16 6 (11.54%) Magento
16 6 (11.54%) Degree
17 5 (9.62%) Competitor Analysis
17 5 (9.62%) Joomla!

Link Building
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (36.54%) CMS
2 16 (30.77%) WordPress
3 5 (9.62%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) Google Analytics
2 8 (15.38%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) FTP
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 45 (86.54%) Marketing
2 9 (17.31%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) SEO Executive
2 10 (19.23%) SEO Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
3 4 (7.69%) SEO Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Digital Executive
4 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (5.77%) Senior SEO Executive
4 3 (5.77%) SEO Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing Assistant
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Online Marketing Assistant
5 2 (3.85%) Search Manager
5 2 (3.85%) SEO Account Manager
5 2 (3.85%) SEO Expert
5 2 (3.85%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) HTML
2 22 (42.31%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Social Media
2 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.31%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Blog
4 2 (3.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) SEO
2 38 (73.08%) Analytics
3 24 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (36.54%) E-Commerce
5 16 (30.77%) Pay per click
6 12 (23.08%) Content Management
7 11 (21.15%) Web Development
8 10 (19.23%) Web Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (15.38%) Email Marketing
10 7 (13.46%) Online Marketing
10 7 (13.46%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) Competitor Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) Social Media Management
11 5 (9.62%) Website Architecture
12 4 (7.69%) CRM
13 3 (5.77%) Affiliate Network
13 3 (5.77%) B2B
13 3 (5.77%) Mobile Development
13 3 (5.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.77%) C#
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Analytics IQ
2 1 (1.92%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Google
2 4 (7.69%) Optimizely
3 1 (1.92%) Facebook
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Cash Plan
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 14 days ago
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