The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 25 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.36% 1.30% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 1.69% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 8
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,075
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,000 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 177 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 86.36% 76.62% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 174 154 172
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 6 £25,000 -
Kidderminster - 2 £30,000 -
Redditch - 2 £21,500 - 2
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (88.24%) Marketing
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) Web Design
3 10 (58.82%) Adobe
3 10 (58.82%) Social Media
4 8 (47.06%) Digital Media
5 7 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (23.53%) Fireworks
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
6 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
7 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) Online Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) Content Management
8 2 (11.76%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Hummingbird
8 2 (11.76%) Games
8 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
8 2 (11.76%) Blog
8 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Drupal

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (11.76%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (23.53%) Fireworks
2 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (88.24%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Designer
2 9 (52.94%) Web Designer
2 9 (52.94%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Graduate
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) SEO Executive
4 2 (11.76%) PPC Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) PPC Manager
4 2 (11.76%) PPC Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience Designer
4 2 (11.76%) PPC Executive
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Assistant
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
1 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) Flash
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Social Media
2 8 (47.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (11.76%) Blog
3 2 (11.76%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Web Design
2 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Online Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
2 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Hummingbird
2 2 (11.76%) Macromedia
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 6 days ago