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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 186 183 157
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 46 77 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.13% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.27% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 65
Median salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.17%
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
5022 6048 6164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.38% 88.62% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4187 4948 4821
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +27 33 £32,500 +25.00% 7
South Yorkshire 0 6 £25,000 -23.07% 1
East Yorkshire -4 4 £32,000 +16.36%
North Yorkshire +7 3 £27,500 -8.33% 1
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 58 (54.21%) HTML
2 55 (51.40%) CSS
2 55 (51.40%) Marketing
3 51 (47.66%) JavaScript
4 37 (34.58%) CMS
5 36 (33.64%) Web Development
6 31 (28.97%) WordPress
6 31 (28.97%) Analytics
7 30 (28.04%) Google
8 29 (27.10%) PHP
9 26 (24.30%) Pay per click
9 26 (24.30%) HTML5
10 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
10 25 (23.36%) Google Analytics
10 25 (23.36%) E-Commerce
11 24 (22.43%) Magento
12 23 (21.50%) Sass
13 22 (20.56%) Degree
14 21 (19.63%) Social Media
15 20 (18.69%) CSS3
15 20 (18.69%) Digital Marketing
15 20 (18.69%) MySQL
16 18 (16.82%) XML
16 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
17 17 (15.89%) Internet
17 17 (15.89%) Content Management
17 17 (15.89%) User Experience
18 16 (14.95%) LESS
19 15 (14.02%) Wireframes
19 15 (14.02%) Data Protection

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 37 (34.58%) CMS
2 31 (28.97%) WordPress
3 8 (7.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.61%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (3.74%) Kentico
6 2 (1.87%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 13 (12.15%) MS Office
2 7 (6.54%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.93%) Mingle
5 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.36%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.61%) AdWords
3 4 (3.74%) SaaS
4 3 (2.80%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.89%) Internet
2 4 (3.74%) FTP
3 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) MySQL
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.35%) Vagrant
3 9 (8.41%) Grunt
4 8 (7.48%) Mercurial
4 8 (7.48%) Subversion
4 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) gulp
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Phing
5 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.93%) VersionOne
General
1 55 (51.40%) Marketing
2 14 (13.08%) Legal
3 7 (6.54%) Law
4 5 (4.67%) Advertising
4 5 (4.67%) Back Office
4 5 (4.67%) Electronics
4 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.67%) Publishing
5 4 (3.74%) Finance
6 2 (1.87%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (43.93%) Developer
2 33 (30.84%) Web Developer
3 20 (18.69%) HTML CSS Developer
3 20 (18.69%) HTML Developer
4 17 (15.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (12.15%) PHP Developer
6 11 (10.28%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Marketing Manager
8 8 (7.48%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (7.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (7.48%) SEO Manager
9 7 (6.54%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.54%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.54%) CMS Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Magento Developer
9 7 (6.54%) PHP Magento Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.54%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (54.21%) HTML
2 55 (51.40%) CSS
3 26 (24.30%) HTML5
4 23 (21.50%) Sass
5 20 (18.69%) CSS3
6 18 (16.82%) XML
7 16 (14.95%) LESS
8 15 (14.02%) .NET
8 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET
9 12 (11.21%) jQuery
10 9 (8.41%) Flash
11 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (5.61%) XHTML
13 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.74%) Node.js
13 4 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.74%) XSL
14 2 (1.87%) Ajax
15 1 (0.93%) Dojo
15 1 (0.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Social Media
2 17 (15.89%) User Experience
3 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.54%) Animation
5 5 (4.67%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.67%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.74%) Web 2.0
7 3 (2.80%) Blog
7 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.87%) New Media
9 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.93%) FMCG
9 1 (0.93%) iPad
9 1 (0.93%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.93%) CentOS
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Web Development
2 31 (28.97%) Analytics
3 26 (24.30%) Pay per click
4 25 (23.36%) E-Commerce
5 20 (18.69%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (15.89%) Content Management
7 15 (14.02%) Data Protection
7 15 (14.02%) Wireframes
8 12 (11.21%) Web Design
9 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (8.41%) B2B
10 9 (8.41%) Link Building
10 9 (8.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (8.41%) Time Management
11 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
11 8 (7.48%) Internet Marketing
12 7 (6.54%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.54%) Project Management
12 7 (6.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (47.66%) JavaScript
2 29 (27.10%) PHP
3 15 (14.02%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.74%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) WAI
3 2 (1.87%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
1 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Google
2 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.02%) Adobe
4 8 (7.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.87%) Facebook
5 2 (1.87%) Twitter
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + free breakfast, free coffee, etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago