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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 171 181 191
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 57 71 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.18% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.33% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 53
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
4598 5332 5995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.16% 88.50% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 4432 4890
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 31 £32,500 -7.14% 6
North Yorkshire -10 22 £35,000 - 3
East Yorkshire +3 2 £40,000 +42.85%
South Yorkshire -14 2 £40,000 +100.00% 1
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 49 (56.32%) Marketing
2 31 (35.63%) Web Development
2 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) CSS
3 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.59%) Google
5 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.44%) PHP
5 23 (26.44%) Analytics
6 22 (25.29%) HTML5
7 21 (24.14%) Social Media
8 19 (21.84%) User Experience
8 19 (21.84%) Google Analytics
8 19 (21.84%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (20.69%) CMS
10 16 (18.39%) Advertising
10 16 (18.39%) Adobe
10 16 (18.39%) Online Marketing
10 16 (18.39%) CSS3
11 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (16.09%) MVC
12 14 (16.09%) Front End Development
13 13 (14.94%) Content Management
14 12 (13.79%) Website Architecture
14 12 (13.79%) Project Management
14 12 (13.79%) Java
15 11 (12.64%) SDLC
15 11 (12.64%) MySQL
15 11 (12.64%) Photoshop
15 11 (12.64%) Scrum

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 18 (20.69%) CMS
2 5 (5.75%) IIS
2 5 (5.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (4.60%) concrete5
3 4 (4.60%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (4.60%) nginx
4 2 (2.30%) WordPress
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.30%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.30%) InDesign
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.75%) AdWords
3 4 (4.60%) Sage Pay
4 2 (2.30%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle CX
5 1 (1.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) MySQL
2 10 (11.49%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) CouchDB
3 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.60%) Redis
4 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Big Data
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.75%) JIRA
3 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (4.60%) Bower
4 4 (4.60%) Grunt
4 4 (4.60%) gulp
5 2 (2.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (56.32%) Marketing
2 16 (18.39%) Advertising
3 7 (8.05%) Brand Awareness
3 7 (8.05%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Publishing
5 5 (5.75%) Finance
5 5 (5.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) PHP Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Account Manager
4 12 (13.79%) SEO Account Manager
4 12 (13.79%) SEO Manager
5 11 (12.64%) Technical Account Manager
5 11 (12.64%) Technical Manager
6 10 (11.49%) Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
7 8 (9.20%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Campaign Manager
8 7 (8.05%) Digital Marketing Strategist
8 7 (8.05%) Digital Strategist
8 7 (8.05%) Marketing Strategist
8 7 (8.05%) SEO Strategist
9 6 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
9 6 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) CSS
1 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 22 (25.29%) HTML5
3 16 (18.39%) CSS3
4 9 (10.34%) jQuery
4 9 (10.34%) XML
5 8 (9.20%) Ajax
5 8 (9.20%) Sass
6 6 (6.90%) LESS
7 5 (5.75%) .NET
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.75%) JSON
7 5 (5.75%) Node.js
7 5 (5.75%) Web Services
8 4 (4.60%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (4.60%) Laravel
8 4 (4.60%) PhoneGap
8 4 (4.60%) RESTful
8 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Social Media
2 19 (21.84%) User Experience
3 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.49%) PMI
5 9 (10.34%) Blog
6 6 (6.90%) W3C
7 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.45%) Statistics
10 2 (2.30%) Social Network
11 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.15%) iPad
11 1 (1.15%) New Media
11 1 (1.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Web Development
2 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.44%) Analytics
3 19 (21.84%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (18.39%) Online Marketing
5 14 (16.09%) Front End Development
5 14 (16.09%) MVC
6 13 (14.94%) Content Management
7 12 (13.79%) Project Management
7 12 (13.79%) Website Architecture
8 11 (12.64%) Scrum
8 11 (12.64%) SDLC
9 10 (11.49%) Pay per click
10 9 (10.34%) Internet Marketing
10 9 (10.34%) Marketing Strategy
11 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 7 (8.05%) OO
12 7 (8.05%) OOP
13 6 (6.90%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.44%) PHP
3 12 (13.79%) Java
4 6 (6.90%) SQL
5 3 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) WCAG
2 1 (1.15%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Varnish
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) Google
2 16 (18.39%) Adobe
3 6 (6.90%) Zend
4 5 (5.75%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.75%) OpenText
4 5 (5.75%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.60%) PayPal
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.30%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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