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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 200 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 41 95 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 1.39% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.57% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 61
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
5194 6032 6281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.55% 88.10% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4297 4864 4973
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -18 27 £32,500 +25.00% 8
North Yorkshire +2 6 £31,250 +4.16% 7
South Yorkshire -10 4 £23,500 -27.69% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £32,000 -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 65 (58.56%) CSS
2 64 (57.66%) HTML
3 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 54 (48.65%) Marketing
5 41 (36.94%) CMS
5 41 (36.94%) Web Development
6 30 (27.03%) PHP
6 30 (27.03%) Pay per click
6 30 (27.03%) WordPress
6 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
6 30 (27.03%) Analytics
7 28 (25.23%) Google
7 28 (25.23%) E-Commerce
8 26 (23.42%) HTML5
9 25 (22.52%) Magento
9 25 (22.52%) .NET
9 25 (22.52%) Degree
10 24 (21.62%) XML
10 24 (21.62%) C#
10 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
11 23 (20.72%) Sass
11 23 (20.72%) Social Media
11 23 (20.72%) Google Analytics
12 21 (18.92%) Adobe
13 20 (18.02%) MySQL
14 19 (17.12%) CSS3
15 17 (15.32%) User Experience
15 17 (15.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 17 (15.32%) Internet
16 16 (14.41%) Microsoft

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 41 (36.94%) CMS
2 30 (27.03%) WordPress
3 14 (12.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.50%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (4.50%) Kentico
5 4 (3.60%) Node.js
6 3 (2.70%) Drupal
7 1 (0.90%) nginx
7 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (8.11%) MS Office
3 8 (7.21%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.90%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.90%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.72%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.50%) AdWords
3 4 (3.60%) SaaS
4 3 (2.70%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.90%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.32%) Internet
2 4 (3.60%) FTP
3 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) MySQL
2 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Big Data
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.51%) Subversion
3 14 (12.61%) Mercurial
3 14 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (9.01%) Vagrant
5 9 (8.11%) Grunt
6 1 (0.90%) gulp
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) JIRA
6 1 (0.90%) Phing
6 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.90%) VersionOne
General
1 54 (48.65%) Marketing
2 16 (14.41%) Legal
3 10 (9.01%) Law
4 8 (7.21%) Advertising
5 5 (4.50%) Back Office
5 5 (4.50%) Electronics
5 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.50%) Multimedia
5 5 (4.50%) Publishing
6 4 (3.60%) Finance
7 2 (1.80%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (47.75%) Developer
2 37 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 24 (21.62%) HTML CSS Developer
3 24 (21.62%) HTML Developer
4 20 (18.02%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (11.71%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.71%) PHP Developer
5 13 (11.71%) SEO Manager
6 12 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (9.01%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.01%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Lead Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Account Manager
10 7 (6.31%) Magento Developer
10 7 (6.31%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (6.31%) PHP Magento Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (58.56%) CSS
2 64 (57.66%) HTML
3 26 (23.42%) HTML5
4 25 (22.52%) .NET
5 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 24 (21.62%) XML
6 23 (20.72%) Sass
7 19 (17.12%) CSS3
8 16 (14.41%) jQuery
9 15 (13.51%) LESS
10 14 (12.61%) Flash
11 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (9.01%) XHTML
13 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.60%) XSL
14 1 (0.90%) Ember.js
14 1 (0.90%) FuelPHP
14 1 (0.90%) LEMP Stack
14 1 (0.90%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Social Media
2 17 (15.32%) User Experience
3 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.21%) Animation
5 7 (6.31%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.50%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.60%) Blog
7 4 (3.60%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.70%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.80%) FMCG
9 2 (1.80%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.80%) New Media
10 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.90%) iPad
10 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) CentOS
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.94%) Web Development
2 30 (27.03%) Analytics
2 30 (27.03%) Pay per click
3 28 (25.23%) E-Commerce
4 16 (14.41%) Content Management
4 16 (14.41%) Web Design
5 14 (12.61%) Wireframes
6 12 (10.81%) Data Protection
6 12 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 11 (9.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.01%) Internet Marketing
8 10 (9.01%) Online Marketing
9 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.11%) Front End Development
9 9 (8.11%) Link Building
10 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.31%) B2B
11 7 (6.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 30 (27.03%) PHP
3 24 (21.62%) C#
4 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (22.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) WAI
3 3 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Ansible
1 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Google
2 21 (18.92%) Adobe
3 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.61%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.70%) Facebook
6 2 (1.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.90%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.90%) SAP
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + 2 days home work, 11-3pm flexi
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago