The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 169 171 154
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 44 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.92% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.02% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 45
Median salary £26,500 £28,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £39,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
SEO
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3541 4302 4265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.66% 90.11% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 3416 3380
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SEO
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -1 20 £25,000 -12.28% 4
Huddersfield - 4 - - 1
Castleford - 1 £30,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £34,000 -
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 32 (54.24%) HTML
1 32 (54.24%) Marketing
2 29 (49.15%) CSS
3 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (42.37%) CMS
5 22 (37.29%) WordPress
6 20 (33.90%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (30.51%) Web Development
8 17 (28.81%) PHP
9 16 (27.12%) HTML5
10 15 (25.42%) Content Management
11 14 (23.73%) Data Protection
11 14 (23.73%) Sass
11 14 (23.73%) Magento
11 14 (23.73%) Degree
11 14 (23.73%) Analytics
12 13 (22.03%) MySQL
12 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
13 12 (20.34%) MS Office
13 12 (20.34%) CSS3
14 11 (18.64%) Adobe
15 10 (16.95%) Google
15 10 (16.95%) Google Analytics
15 10 (16.95%) Compass CSS Framework
15 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 8 (13.56%) Pay per click
16 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.56%) Time Management
16 8 (13.56%) Internet

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 25 (42.37%) CMS
2 22 (37.29%) WordPress
3 4 (6.78%) Kentico
4 2 (3.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Office
2 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (10.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.69%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.08%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) FTP
3 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) Grunt
2 7 (11.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 32 (54.24%) Marketing
2 8 (13.56%) Legal
3 5 (8.47%) Back Office
3 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Web Developer
3 12 (20.34%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (20.34%) HTML Developer
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.86%) PHP Developer
6 7 (11.86%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Marketing Manager
7 6 (10.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.47%) CMS Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Content Editor
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Magento Developer
8 5 (8.47%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.47%) PHP Magento Developer
8 5 (8.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Technical Editor
8 5 (8.47%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) HTML
2 29 (49.15%) CSS
3 16 (27.12%) HTML5
4 14 (23.73%) Sass
5 12 (20.34%) CSS3
6 10 (16.95%) Compass CSS Framework
7 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) LESS
8 6 (10.17%) Flash
9 5 (8.47%) .NET
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.47%) XML
10 4 (6.78%) XHTML
10 4 (6.78%) XSL
11 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.08%) JSON
11 3 (5.08%) Node.js
11 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.69%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Animation
2 6 (10.17%) Social Media
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Digital Media
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Web 2.0
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (30.51%) Web Development
3 15 (25.42%) Content Management
4 14 (23.73%) Analytics
4 14 (23.73%) Data Protection
5 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.56%) Pay per click
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
6 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (13.56%) Time Management
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.86%) Wireframes
8 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Web Design
8 6 (10.17%) Workflow
9 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
9 5 (8.47%) Product Management
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.81%) PHP
3 4 (6.78%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.78%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Adobe
3 10 (16.95%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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