The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 137 130
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,800 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1753 2099 1734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.21% 87.49% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1541 1402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Birmingham

SEO
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SEO in Birmingham

SEO
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SEO.

1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) AdWords
2 4 (50.00%) Social Media
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) B2C
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress
4 2 (25.00%) Crimson Hexagon
4 2 (25.00%) Kenshoo
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 2 (25.00%) Facebook
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) DoubleClick
5 1 (12.50%) Remarketing
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) LESS

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) AdWords
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) IMAP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bower
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Executive
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
1 2 (25.00%) PPC Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SEO Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Web Content Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
2 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) LESS
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) B2C
3 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Remarketing
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Usability
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Crimson Hexagon
2 2 (25.00%) DoubleClick
2 2 (25.00%) Facebook
2 2 (25.00%) Kenshoo
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago