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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 205 166 158
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 46 105 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.74% 1.45% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.64% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 62 69
Median salary £35,000 £29,650 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.04% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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
5504 6387 6513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.25% 88.33% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4534 5083 5086
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £56,700
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 2 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 2 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 -10 30 £35,000 +34.61% 10
South Yorkshire -9 7 £20,500 -36.92% 1
North Yorkshire -10 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
East Yorkshire - 4 £32,000 -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 63 (55.75%) CSS
2 62 (54.87%) HTML
3 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
4 52 (46.02%) Marketing
5 39 (34.51%) Web Development
6 34 (30.09%) CMS
7 33 (29.20%) E-Commerce
8 31 (27.43%) Google
8 31 (27.43%) Analytics
9 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
9 30 (26.55%) HTML5
9 30 (26.55%) Pay per click
9 30 (26.55%) PHP
10 27 (23.89%) WordPress
11 26 (23.01%) Magento
12 25 (22.12%) Social Media
13 24 (21.24%) Sass
13 24 (21.24%) Degree
13 24 (21.24%) Google Analytics
13 24 (21.24%) Adobe
14 22 (19.47%) .NET
15 21 (18.58%) MySQL
15 21 (18.58%) C#
15 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET
15 21 (18.58%) CSS3
16 20 (17.70%) XML
17 19 (16.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 18 (15.93%) jQuery
19 17 (15.04%) User Experience
19 17 (15.04%) Web Design

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 34 (30.09%) CMS
2 27 (23.89%) WordPress
3 15 (13.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.31%) Node.js
5 4 (3.54%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.77%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) Kentico
7 1 (0.88%) nginx
7 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (7.08%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (5.31%) MS Office
4 5 (4.42%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.65%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (23.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.24%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.31%) AdWords
3 4 (3.54%) SaaS
4 3 (2.65%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) MySQL
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.04%) Subversion
3 15 (13.27%) Mercurial
3 15 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.85%) Vagrant
5 9 (7.96%) Grunt
6 1 (0.88%) gulp
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) Phing
6 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) VersionOne
General
1 52 (46.02%) Marketing
2 14 (12.39%) Legal
3 11 (9.73%) Law
4 8 (7.08%) Advertising
5 6 (5.31%) Publishing
6 5 (4.42%) Back Office
6 5 (4.42%) Electronics
6 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.42%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.65%) Brand Awareness
7 3 (2.65%) Finance
8 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.88%) Games
9 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (46.02%) Developer
2 33 (29.20%) Web Developer
3 29 (25.66%) HTML CSS Developer
3 29 (25.66%) HTML Developer
4 24 (21.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (13.27%) SEO Manager
6 14 (12.39%) .NET Developer
7 13 (11.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (10.62%) PHP Developer
9 11 (9.73%) C# Developer
10 10 (8.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (8.85%) C# Web Developer
10 10 (8.85%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
11 9 (7.96%) Magento Developer
11 9 (7.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 8 (7.08%) Account Manager
12 8 (7.08%) Lead Developer
13 7 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 7 (6.19%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (55.75%) CSS
2 62 (54.87%) HTML
3 30 (26.55%) HTML5
4 24 (21.24%) Sass
5 22 (19.47%) .NET
6 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET
6 21 (18.58%) CSS3
7 20 (17.70%) XML
8 18 (15.93%) jQuery
9 16 (14.16%) LESS
10 15 (13.27%) Flash
11 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (7.96%) XHTML
13 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
13 6 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.65%) JSON
15 2 (1.77%) MooTools
16 1 (0.88%) Backbone.js
16 1 (0.88%) Laravel
16 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) Social Media
2 17 (15.04%) User Experience
3 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.08%) Animation
5 7 (6.19%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.42%) Blog
6 5 (4.42%) Copywriting
6 5 (4.42%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.77%) FMCG
7 2 (1.77%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (1.77%) New Media
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.88%) CentOS
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) Web Development
2 33 (29.20%) E-Commerce
3 31 (27.43%) Analytics
4 30 (26.55%) Pay per click
5 17 (15.04%) Web Design
6 13 (11.50%) Unit Testing
7 12 (10.62%) Content Management
7 12 (10.62%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (10.62%) Online Marketing
7 12 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (9.73%) Internet Marketing
9 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.85%) Front End Development
10 9 (7.96%) Data Protection
10 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.08%) Link Building
12 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.19%) B2B
12 7 (6.19%) Migration
13 6 (5.31%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
2 30 (26.55%) PHP
3 21 (18.58%) C#
4 2 (1.77%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.77%) C
5 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Google
2 24 (21.24%) Adobe
3 15 (13.27%) Sitecore
4 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.65%) Facebook
6 2 (1.77%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
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