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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 26 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.00% 2.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
SEO
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 87.00% 74.42% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 28 53
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

SEO
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

SEO Salary Trend in Worcester

SEO
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) GIMP
1 2 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend