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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Link Building
Rank 870 871 838
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 5 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.008% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 30
Average salary £26,250 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £19,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+38.15% -45.71%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 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 4 March 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 -1 5 £26,250 +22.09% 3
North West - 3 £25,000 - 2
Manchester - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -13 1 - -
South East -18 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Guildford - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £25,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £25,000 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Link Building
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (77.78%) Google
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Yahoo!
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) B2B
6 2 (22.22%) B2C
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Social Media
7 1 (11.11%) Hitwise
7 1 (11.11%) MODX
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Blog
7 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing

Link Building
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (11.11%) MODX
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SEO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PPC Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PPC Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PPC Executive
2 1 (11.11%) PPC Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Copywriter
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Website Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SEO
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) B2B
5 2 (22.22%) B2C
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 1 (11.11%) Hitwise
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
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