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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 209 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 105 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 1.56% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.73% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 91 100
Median salary £26,566 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £36,750 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
5099 6075 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.85% 90.46% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4181 4980 4723
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 £65,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -24 17 £25,000 -21.25% 1
South Yorkshire +1 8 £27,250 -9.16% 3
North Yorkshire -13 3 £21,500 -28.33% 3
East Yorkshire -15 1 - -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 39 (54.93%) Marketing
2 31 (43.66%) HTML
3 28 (39.44%) CSS
4 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
5 22 (30.99%) Analytics
6 21 (29.58%) Google
7 20 (28.17%) Digital Marketing
7 20 (28.17%) CMS
8 19 (26.76%) PHP
8 19 (26.76%) Web Development
9 18 (25.35%) Google Analytics
9 18 (25.35%) WordPress
10 17 (23.94%) Pay per click
10 17 (23.94%) Content Management
11 15 (21.13%) HTML5
11 15 (21.13%) CSS3
12 13 (18.31%) MS Office
12 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
13 12 (16.90%) User Experience
14 11 (15.49%) Sass
14 11 (15.49%) Internet
14 11 (15.49%) XML
14 11 (15.49%) Legal
14 11 (15.49%) Data Protection
14 11 (15.49%) Degree
15 10 (14.08%) Magento
16 9 (12.68%) jQuery
16 9 (12.68%) Adobe
17 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
17 8 (11.27%) MySQL

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 20 (28.17%) CMS
2 18 (25.35%) WordPress
3 5 (7.04%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (5.63%) Kentico
5 2 (2.82%) Drupal
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.82%) InDesign
6 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Google Analytics
2 6 (8.45%) AdWords
3 2 (2.82%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) FTP
3 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (54.93%) Marketing
2 11 (15.49%) Legal
3 5 (7.04%) Publishing
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
3 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 5 (7.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (7.04%) HTML Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Account Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Business Development Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.63%) SEO Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Sales Executive
7 3 (4.23%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) HTML
2 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 15 (21.13%) CSS3
3 15 (21.13%) HTML5
4 11 (15.49%) Sass
4 11 (15.49%) XML
5 9 (12.68%) jQuery
6 5 (7.04%) .NET
6 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.04%) LESS
7 4 (5.63%) Ajax
7 4 (5.63%) Flash
7 4 (5.63%) XHTML
7 4 (5.63%) XSL
8 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.23%) Node.js
8 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.82%) Compass CSS Framework
9 2 (2.82%) JSON
9 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) User Experience
2 8 (11.27%) Social Media
3 4 (5.63%) Animation
3 4 (5.63%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) New Media
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Analytics
2 20 (28.17%) Digital Marketing
3 19 (26.76%) Web Development
4 17 (23.94%) Content Management
4 17 (23.94%) Pay per click
5 11 (15.49%) Data Protection
6 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.27%) Time Management
7 7 (9.86%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
9 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.04%) B2B
9 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.04%) Web Design
9 5 (7.04%) Wireframes
10 4 (5.63%) Business Development
10 4 (5.63%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.63%) Link Building
10 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.76%) PHP
3 4 (5.63%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) SQL
4 3 (4.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
1 4 (5.63%) WAI
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Google
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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