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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 178 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 30 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.20% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.35% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 32
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
3846 4285 4418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.88% 88.50% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3124 3312 3562
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -14 26 £35,000 +34.61% 9
Huddersfield -1 1 - - 1
SEO
Yorkshire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SEO 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 SEO.

1 37 (61.67%) HTML
1 37 (61.67%) CSS
2 34 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.00%) Marketing
4 23 (38.33%) HTML5
5 22 (36.67%) Adobe
6 21 (35.00%) PHP
6 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
6 21 (35.00%) WordPress
7 19 (31.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 18 (30.00%) Sass
8 18 (30.00%) Magento
9 17 (28.33%) MySQL
9 17 (28.33%) CSS3
9 17 (28.33%) jQuery
10 16 (26.67%) Web Development
10 16 (26.67%) CMS
11 15 (25.00%) Web Design
11 15 (25.00%) Flash
12 13 (21.67%) Pay per click
12 13 (21.67%) Social Media
13 12 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (18.33%) User Experience
14 11 (18.33%) Analytics
15 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (15.00%) Google
16 9 (15.00%) Vagrant
16 9 (15.00%) Grunt
16 9 (15.00%) LESS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SEO 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 SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.00%) WordPress
2 16 (26.67%) CMS
3 6 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.33%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Grunt
2 9 (15.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 27 (45.00%) Marketing
2 8 (13.33%) Advertising
3 6 (10.00%) Publishing
4 5 (8.33%) Back Office
4 5 (8.33%) Electronics
4 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.67%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.67%) Finance
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 18 (30.00%) HTML Developer
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 11 (18.33%) PHP Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 9 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 8 (13.33%) Lead Developer
9 7 (11.67%) CMS Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Magento Developer
9 7 (11.67%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (11.67%) PHP Magento Developer
9 7 (11.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (11.67%) WordPress Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Designer
10 6 (10.00%) Web Designer
11 5 (8.33%) Content Editor
11 5 (8.33%) Technical Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) CSS
1 37 (61.67%) HTML
2 23 (38.33%) HTML5
3 18 (30.00%) Sass
4 17 (28.33%) CSS3
4 17 (28.33%) jQuery
5 15 (25.00%) Flash
6 9 (15.00%) LESS
7 7 (11.67%) XHTML
8 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (8.33%) .NET
9 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.00%) XML
11 2 (3.33%) MooTools
12 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.67%) Dojo
12 1 (1.67%) Ember.js
12 1 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Social Media
2 11 (18.33%) User Experience
3 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.33%) Animation
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.67%) Copywriting
7 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.33%) Blog
8 2 (3.33%) FMCG
8 2 (3.33%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (26.67%) Web Development
3 15 (25.00%) Web Design
4 13 (21.67%) Pay per click
5 12 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (18.33%) Analytics
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.67%) Content Management
8 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.67%) Front End Development
8 7 (11.67%) Online Marketing
9 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Typography
9 6 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
10 5 (8.33%) Coaching
10 5 (8.33%) Data Governance
10 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (35.00%) PHP
3 5 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Adobe
2 9 (15.00%) Google
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Facebook
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Twitter
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
ITE Moda Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
Sky Technology
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago