The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 191 182 146
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -36
Permanent jobs citing SEO 38 85 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.23% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.38% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 92
Median salary £25,750 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.57% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £39,900 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
SEO
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4947 6172 6048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.23% 89.48% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4127 5038 4733
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,633 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SEO
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +8 29 £26,500 -7.01% 5
South Yorkshire -5 4 £26,000 -20.00% 1
North Yorkshire +11 3 £21,500 -27.11% 2
East Yorkshire -11 2 - -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 43 (51.19%) HTML
2 41 (48.81%) Marketing
3 40 (47.62%) CSS
4 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 28 (33.33%) CMS
5 28 (33.33%) WordPress
6 27 (32.14%) Web Development
7 26 (30.95%) Analytics
8 25 (29.76%) PHP
9 24 (28.57%) Google
10 23 (27.38%) HTML5
11 22 (26.19%) Google Analytics
12 21 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (23.81%) Magento
13 20 (23.81%) Sass
14 19 (22.62%) CSS3
15 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
16 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
16 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
17 16 (19.05%) Degree
18 15 (17.86%) Pay per click
18 15 (17.86%) Content Management
18 15 (17.86%) MySQL
19 14 (16.67%) MS Office
19 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
19 14 (16.67%) User Experience
20 13 (15.48%) Wireframes
20 13 (15.48%) LESS
20 13 (15.48%) XML
21 11 (13.10%) Adobe

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 28 (33.33%) CMS
1 28 (33.33%) WordPress
2 6 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (4.76%) Kentico
3 4 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.38%) Drupal
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Office
2 10 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.19%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.14%) AdWords
3 3 (3.57%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) FTP
3 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) MySQL
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Grunt
2 7 (8.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.57%) Subversion
3 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (48.81%) Marketing
2 10 (11.90%) Legal
3 5 (5.95%) Back Office
3 5 (5.95%) Electronics
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.95%) Publishing
4 3 (3.57%) Finance
4 3 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) Web Developer
3 14 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 14 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 12 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (10.71%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
7 6 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.95%) CMS Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Content Editor
8 5 (5.95%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 5 (5.95%) Magento Developer
8 5 (5.95%) PHP Magento Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Technical Editor
8 5 (5.95%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.19%) HTML
2 40 (47.62%) CSS
3 23 (27.38%) HTML5
4 20 (23.81%) Sass
5 19 (22.62%) CSS3
6 13 (15.48%) LESS
6 13 (15.48%) XML
7 10 (11.90%) Compass CSS Framework
8 9 (10.71%) jQuery
9 8 (9.52%) .NET
9 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.14%) Flash
11 4 (4.76%) XHTML
11 4 (4.76%) XSL
12 3 (3.57%) Ajax
12 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.57%) JSON
12 3 (3.57%) Node.js
12 3 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) Social Media
3 6 (7.14%) Animation
4 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) New Media
8 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.19%) iPad
8 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) Web Development
2 26 (30.95%) Analytics
3 21 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 15 (17.86%) Content Management
5 15 (17.86%) Pay per click
6 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 13 (15.48%) Wireframes
8 8 (9.52%) Project Management
8 8 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (9.52%) Time Management
9 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.14%) B2B
10 6 (7.14%) CRM
10 6 (7.14%) Link Building
10 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.14%) Web Design
10 6 (7.14%) Workflow
11 5 (5.95%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.76%) PHP
3 7 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
5 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) WAI
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Google
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.10%) Adobe
4 4 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) Twitter
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