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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 211 158 174
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 104 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 1.56% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.74% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 92 84
Median salary £26,633 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
5076 5981 6278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.76% 89.79% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4133 4828 4885
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 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
South Yorkshire +8 12 £26,816 -10.61%
West Yorkshire -41 11 £25,000 -23.07% 2
East Yorkshire -5 3 £38,500 +40.00%
North Yorkshire -32 3 £21,500 -33.84% 7
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 39 (55.71%) Marketing
2 31 (44.29%) HTML
3 28 (40.00%) CSS
4 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 23 (32.86%) CMS
5 23 (32.86%) Google
5 23 (32.86%) Analytics
6 20 (28.57%) Content Management
6 20 (28.57%) Web Development
6 20 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (25.71%) Google Analytics
7 18 (25.71%) PHP
8 14 (20.00%) Pay per click
8 14 (20.00%) WordPress
9 13 (18.57%) HTML5
9 13 (18.57%) CSS3
9 13 (18.57%) User Experience
10 12 (17.14%) Legal
10 12 (17.14%) MS Office
11 10 (14.29%) XML
11 10 (14.29%) Internet
11 10 (14.29%) jQuery
12 9 (12.86%) Degree
12 9 (12.86%) Data Protection
13 8 (11.43%) Time Management
13 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.43%) MySQL
14 7 (10.00%) Adobe
14 7 (10.00%) Project Management
14 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce

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 23 (32.86%) CMS
2 14 (20.00%) WordPress
3 4 (5.71%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (5.71%) Kentico
4 2 (2.86%) Drupal
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.86%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Google Analytics
2 5 (7.14%) AdWords
3 2 (2.86%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (5.71%) FTP
3 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (55.71%) Marketing
2 12 (17.14%) Legal
3 6 (8.57%) Publishing
4 3 (4.29%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Web Developer
3 7 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Designer
6 4 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.71%) SEO Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Web Designer
7 3 (4.29%) Account Executive
7 3 (4.29%) Account Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (4.29%) HTML Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Sales Executive
7 3 (4.29%) SEO Executive
8 2 (2.86%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) HTML
2 28 (40.00%) CSS
3 13 (18.57%) CSS3
3 13 (18.57%) HTML5
4 10 (14.29%) jQuery
4 10 (14.29%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) Sass
6 6 (8.57%) Ajax
7 5 (7.14%) .NET
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.71%) LESS
8 4 (5.71%) XHTML
8 4 (5.71%) XSL
9 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.29%) Node.js
9 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.86%) Compass CSS Framework
10 2 (2.86%) Flash
10 2 (2.86%) JSON
10 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) User Experience
2 6 (8.57%) Social Media
3 4 (5.71%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Animation
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Analytics
2 20 (28.57%) Content Management
2 20 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (28.57%) Web Development
3 14 (20.00%) Pay per click
4 9 (12.86%) Data Protection
5 8 (11.43%) Time Management
6 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.00%) Project Management
7 6 (8.57%) Web Design
8 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.14%) CRM
8 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.71%) Link Building
9 4 (5.71%) MVC
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Wireframes
10 3 (4.29%) B2B
10 3 (4.29%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) PHP
3 4 (5.71%) C#
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
1 4 (5.71%) WAI
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Google
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 + company pension plus free on-site parking
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago