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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 185 176 195
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 48 75 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 1.21% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.37% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 74
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £35,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4714 5488 6513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.83% 88.42% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4070 4481 5223
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -11 21 £30,500 -6.15% 4
North Yorkshire -18 16 £34,000 +4.61% 3
East Yorkshire +5 6 £42,500 +93.18% 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £35,000 +7.69%
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 46 (59.74%) Marketing
2 29 (37.66%) HTML
3 26 (33.77%) CSS
4 24 (31.17%) Web Development
5 23 (29.87%) Analytics
6 22 (28.57%) Google
7 21 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
7 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.68%) CMS
8 19 (24.68%) Content Management
9 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (23.38%) Google Analytics
10 17 (22.08%) Social Media
11 16 (20.78%) HTML5
12 15 (19.48%) PHP
13 13 (16.88%) MVC
13 13 (16.88%) User Experience
14 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.29%) CSS3
14 11 (14.29%) Internet
14 11 (14.29%) Project Management
14 11 (14.29%) Adobe
15 10 (12.99%) Pay per click
15 10 (12.99%) Online Marketing
15 10 (12.99%) Advertising
16 9 (11.69%) Scrum
17 8 (10.39%) MS Office
17 8 (10.39%) jQuery
17 8 (10.39%) Legal
17 8 (10.39%) Marketing Strategy

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 19 (24.68%) CMS
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 5 (6.49%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (6.49%) WordPress
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.60%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.60%) InDesign
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.90%) AdWords
3 1 (1.30%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 46 (59.74%) Marketing
2 10 (12.99%) Advertising
3 8 (10.39%) Legal
4 6 (7.79%) Publishing
5 5 (6.49%) Finance
5 5 (6.49%) Retail
6 4 (5.19%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Web Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Account Manager
5 7 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (9.09%) SEO Account Manager
5 7 (9.09%) SEO Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Account Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Marketing Strategist
8 4 (5.19%) SEO Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) HTML
2 26 (33.77%) CSS
3 16 (20.78%) HTML5
4 11 (14.29%) CSS3
5 8 (10.39%) jQuery
6 7 (9.09%) Ajax
7 5 (6.49%) .NET
7 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.49%) Web Services
7 5 (6.49%) XML
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.19%) Laravel
9 2 (2.60%) JSON
9 2 (2.60%) Symfony
9 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.60%) XHTML
10 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.30%) CakePHP
10 1 (1.30%) Node.js
10 1 (1.30%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Social Media
2 13 (16.88%) User Experience
3 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) W3C
5 4 (5.19%) Blog
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.19%) PMI
6 3 (3.90%) Statistics
7 2 (2.60%) Social Network
8 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.30%) iPad
8 1 (1.30%) New Media
8 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Web Development
2 23 (29.87%) Analytics
3 21 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (24.68%) Content Management
5 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.88%) MVC
7 11 (14.29%) Project Management
8 10 (12.99%) Online Marketing
8 10 (12.99%) Pay per click
9 9 (11.69%) Scrum
10 8 (10.39%) Marketing Strategy
11 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
11 7 (9.09%) OOP
11 7 (9.09%) SDLC
12 6 (7.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 6 (7.79%) Internet Marketing
12 6 (7.79%) Website Architecture
13 5 (6.49%) CRM
13 5 (6.49%) DSDM
13 5 (6.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (19.48%) PHP
3 7 (9.09%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (3.90%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) WCAG
2 1 (1.30%) WAI
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Google
2 11 (14.29%) Adobe
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.19%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) OpenText
5 2 (2.60%) ION Trading
5 2 (2.60%) Zend
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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