The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 31 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.03% 2.16% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 2.42% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 207 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 84.54% 89.22% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 195 167
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SEO
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Redditch +15 2 £35,000 -22.22%
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
1 14 (82.35%) Adobe
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 9 (52.94%) WordPress
3 9 (52.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (41.18%) Marketing
5 7 (41.18%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) MailChimp
6 5 (29.41%) Analytics
6 5 (29.41%) Google
6 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) JSON
7 4 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
8 3 (17.65%) Social Media
8 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 9 (52.94%) WordPress
2 3 (17.65%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 7 (41.18%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) MailChimp
2 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Designer
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
1 10 (58.82%) Web Designer
1 10 (58.82%) Web Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (17.65%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Designer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) JSON
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 9 (52.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
4 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Adobe
2 5 (29.41%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Facebook
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter