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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 166 177 208
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Permanent jobs citing SEO 59 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.12% 1.10% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.26% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 36
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,650
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £45,000 £36,250
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
4734 5564 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.78% 87.66% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4063 4613 5280
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 £60,000 £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 February 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 28 February 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 +14 30 £35,000 - 6
North Yorkshire 0 22 £35,000 - 2
South Yorkshire 0 6 £26,500 +32.50% 4
East Yorkshire -5 1 £35,000 +16.66%
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 63 (60.00%) Marketing
2 38 (36.19%) HTML
2 38 (36.19%) CSS
3 34 (32.38%) Web Development
4 33 (31.43%) Social Media
5 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
6 30 (28.57%) Google
7 29 (27.62%) Analytics
8 27 (25.71%) PHP
9 26 (24.76%) HTML5
10 25 (23.81%) Google Analytics
10 25 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
11 24 (22.86%) CMS
12 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (20.95%) User Experience
13 22 (20.95%) Front End Development
14 21 (20.00%) Adobe
15 20 (19.05%) CSS3
16 19 (18.10%) Online Marketing
17 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (16.19%) Advertising
19 15 (14.29%) MySQL
19 15 (14.29%) Content Management
19 15 (14.29%) Website Architecture
19 15 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
20 14 (13.33%) Photoshop
20 14 (13.33%) PMI
20 14 (13.33%) PMI Certification
20 14 (13.33%) Project Management
21 13 (12.38%) Internet

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 24 (22.86%) CMS
2 8 (7.62%) WordPress
3 6 (5.71%) concrete5
3 6 (5.71%) ExpressionEngine
3 6 (5.71%) nginx
4 5 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 5 (4.76%) IIS
4 5 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.90%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.95%) InDesign
4 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.81%) Google Analytics
2 8 (7.62%) AdWords
3 6 (5.71%) Sage Pay
4 3 (2.86%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.95%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) MySQL
2 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.71%) CouchDB
4 6 (5.71%) Redis
5 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.67%) gulp
3 6 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (5.71%) Bower
3 6 (5.71%) Grunt
3 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.76%) JIRA
4 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
General
1 63 (60.00%) Marketing
2 17 (16.19%) Advertising
3 8 (7.62%) Brand Awareness
3 8 (7.62%) Publishing
3 8 (7.62%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Legal
5 6 (5.71%) Finance
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Account Manager
3 17 (16.19%) SEO Account Manager
3 17 (16.19%) SEO Manager
4 16 (15.24%) PHP Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Technical Account Manager
5 15 (14.29%) Technical Manager
6 11 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (9.52%) Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) Campaign Manager
7 10 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Marketing Manager
8 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
9 8 (7.62%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Digital Marketing Strategist
9 8 (7.62%) Digital Strategist
9 8 (7.62%) Marketing Strategist
9 8 (7.62%) SEO Strategist
10 7 (6.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 7 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.19%) CSS
1 38 (36.19%) HTML
2 26 (24.76%) HTML5
3 20 (19.05%) CSS3
4 12 (11.43%) jQuery
5 11 (10.48%) Sass
5 11 (10.48%) XML
6 8 (7.62%) LESS
6 8 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.67%) Ajax
8 6 (5.71%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (5.71%) JSON
8 6 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
8 6 (5.71%) Node.js
8 6 (5.71%) Phalcon
8 6 (5.71%) PhoneGap
8 6 (5.71%) RESTful
9 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.43%) Social Media
2 22 (20.95%) User Experience
3 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (13.33%) PMI
5 12 (11.43%) Blog
6 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 6 (5.71%) W3C
8 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.90%) Social Network
10 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.95%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.95%) iPad
10 1 (0.95%) New Media
10 1 (0.95%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Web Development
2 29 (27.62%) Analytics
3 25 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.95%) Front End Development
6 19 (18.10%) Online Marketing
7 15 (14.29%) Content Management
7 15 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
7 15 (14.29%) Website Architecture
8 14 (13.33%) Project Management
9 13 (12.38%) MVC
9 13 (12.38%) Pay per click
10 12 (11.43%) Internet Marketing
11 11 (10.48%) Scrum
11 11 (10.48%) SDLC
12 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 7 (6.67%) OO
13 7 (6.67%) OO PHP
14 6 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.71%) PHP
3 12 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (3.81%) SQL
5 3 (2.86%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) WCAG
2 1 (0.95%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Varnish
2 1 (0.95%) Samba
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Google
2 21 (20.00%) Adobe
3 9 (8.57%) Zend
4 6 (5.71%) PayPal
4 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.76%) OpenText
5 5 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.95%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter
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Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Pearson Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry. Manchester and Sheffield are also...
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Salary: National £34,625 to £38,361 dependent upon skills and experience plus an Employer Pension contribution worth around £7,000.
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Shelter
Salary: £25,987-£27,278 pa (pro rata 18.75 hours per week) + excellent benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry. Manchester and Sheffield are also...
Department For Education
Salary: Up to £39,361 dependent upon skills and experience plus an Employer Pension contribution worth around £7,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry. Manchester and Sheffield are also...
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Salary: up to £41,361 dependent upon skills and experience plus an Employer Pension contribution worth around £7,000.
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Harrogate, Yorkshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 12 days ago