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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Link Building
Rank 904 916 882
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 28 62 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.056% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 53
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +16.07%

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
86175 96499 101637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72066 78843 82351
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +13 26 £32,500 -7.14% 10
London -1 10 £42,500 +17.24% 4
South East +33 4 £35,000 +53.84% 2
Yorkshire +24 4 £23,500 -37.33% 1
Doncaster - 4 £23,500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £23,500 -
City of London +51 2 £46,250 +42.30%
Berkshire +18 2 - - 1
East Midlands +12 2 £26,250 -
Leicestershire +5 2 £26,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £28,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £22,500 -
South Wales - 2 £22,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £35,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £28,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £22,500 -
Surrey - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £28,000 -
North West +20 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leicester +9 1 £20,000 -
Manchester -5 1 £37,500 +11.11% 1

Link Building
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 62 (100.00%) SEO
2 50 (80.65%) Marketing
3 44 (70.97%) Analytics
4 34 (54.84%) HTML
5 31 (50.00%) Google
6 24 (38.71%) Google Analytics
7 23 (37.10%) CSS
7 23 (37.10%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (33.87%) Pay per click
9 20 (32.26%) Web Analytics
10 19 (30.65%) Social Media
10 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
11 13 (20.97%) WordPress
12 11 (17.74%) Algorithms
13 10 (16.13%) Online Marketing
13 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.52%) CMS
14 9 (14.52%) AdWords
15 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.90%) Advertising
15 8 (12.90%) Project Management
16 7 (11.29%) Magento
16 7 (11.29%) Email Marketing
17 6 (9.68%) Retail
17 6 (9.68%) Web Development
18 5 (8.06%) Finance
18 5 (8.06%) CRM
18 5 (8.06%) B2B
18 5 (8.06%) Marketing Strategy
19 4 (6.45%) Facebook

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 13 (20.97%) WordPress
2 9 (14.52%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) Joomla!
4 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.71%) Google Analytics
2 9 (14.52%) AdWords
3 2 (3.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 50 (80.65%) Marketing
2 8 (12.90%) Advertising
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Finance
5 2 (3.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) SEO Manager
2 17 (27.42%) SEO Executive
3 5 (8.06%) SEO Specialist
4 4 (6.45%) Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Senior SEO Executive
4 4 (6.45%) SEO Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Account Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing Assistant
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Online Marketing Assistant
5 3 (4.84%) SEO Account Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing Specialist
6 2 (3.23%) PPC Specialist
6 2 (3.23%) Search Manager
6 2 (3.23%) SEO Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Social Media
2 11 (17.74%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) iPad
5 2 (3.23%) Copywriting
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) SEO
2 44 (70.97%) Analytics
3 23 (37.10%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (33.87%) Pay per click
5 20 (32.26%) Web Analytics
6 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.13%) Online Marketing
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 7 (11.29%) Email Marketing
10 6 (9.68%) Web Development
11 5 (8.06%) B2B
11 5 (8.06%) CRM
11 5 (8.06%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (6.45%) Affiliate Marketing
12 4 (6.45%) Affiliate Network
12 4 (6.45%) Content Management
12 4 (6.45%) Web Design
13 3 (4.84%) Competitor Analysis
13 3 (4.84%) MVC
13 3 (4.84%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) C#
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MBA
2 1 (1.61%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Facebook
3 3 (4.84%) Optimizely
4 2 (3.23%) Tableau
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Hitwise
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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