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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 173 157 173
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 26 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 1.18% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 26
Median salary £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,100 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
3648 3977 4408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.29% 88.73% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 3089 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -12 19 £35,000 +44.32% 9
Huddersfield -8 5 - -
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Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 40 (64.52%) HTML
1 40 (64.52%) CSS
2 37 (59.68%) JavaScript
3 30 (48.39%) Marketing
4 23 (37.10%) CMS
5 22 (35.48%) WordPress
6 21 (33.87%) PHP
7 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
7 20 (32.26%) HTML5
7 20 (32.26%) Web Development
8 19 (30.65%) Adobe
9 18 (29.03%) Magento
9 18 (29.03%) Sass
10 17 (27.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (27.42%) MySQL
11 16 (25.81%) Pay per click
12 14 (22.58%) jQuery
12 14 (22.58%) CSS3
12 14 (22.58%) Web Design
12 14 (22.58%) Flash
13 12 (19.35%) User Experience
14 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (17.74%) Social Media
15 10 (16.13%) Content Management
15 10 (16.13%) XHTML
15 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
16 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
16 9 (14.52%) Degree
16 9 (14.52%) C#

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 23 (37.10%) CMS
2 22 (35.48%) WordPress
3 4 (6.45%) Kentico
3 4 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (12.90%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.84%) MS Office
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Google Analytics
1 3 (4.84%) Google Tag Manager
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) FTP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Grunt
2 9 (14.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 30 (48.39%) Marketing
2 8 (12.90%) Advertising
3 5 (8.06%) Back Office
3 5 (8.06%) Electronics
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.06%) Multimedia
3 5 (8.06%) Publishing
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) HTML CSS Developer
2 16 (25.81%) HTML Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Web Developer
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (17.74%) PHP Developer
5 9 (14.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Lead Developer
7 7 (11.29%) CMS Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Designer
7 7 (11.29%) Magento Developer
7 7 (11.29%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (11.29%) PHP Magento Developer
7 7 (11.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Web Designer
7 7 (11.29%) WordPress Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Content Editor
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) CSS
1 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 20 (32.26%) HTML5
3 18 (29.03%) Sass
4 14 (22.58%) CSS3
4 14 (22.58%) Flash
4 14 (22.58%) jQuery
5 10 (16.13%) XHTML
6 9 (14.52%) .NET
6 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.52%) LESS
7 7 (11.29%) XML
8 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (6.45%) XSL
9 1 (1.61%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.61%) Dojo
9 1 (1.61%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.61%) JSON
9 1 (1.61%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 11 (17.74%) Social Media
3 8 (12.90%) Animation
4 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Media
5 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.45%) Web 2.0
7 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.84%) Copywriting
8 2 (3.23%) FMCG
8 2 (3.23%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.61%) Blog
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
1 20 (32.26%) Web Development
2 16 (25.81%) Pay per click
3 14 (22.58%) Web Design
4 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (16.13%) Content Management
6 9 (14.52%) Analytics
6 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
6 9 (14.52%) Wireframes
7 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.29%) Front End Development
8 7 (11.29%) Online Marketing
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
10 5 (8.06%) B2B
10 5 (8.06%) Coaching
10 5 (8.06%) Product Management
10 5 (8.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.87%) PHP
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) WAI
3 3 (4.84%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Adobe
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Facebook
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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