The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 23 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.23% - 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
SEO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 80.65% 63.41% 76.06%
Number of salaries quoted 75 48 48
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,001
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

SEO
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SEO Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

SEO
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SVG
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing Executive
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SVG
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Copywriting
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google