The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 109
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1194 1037 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.31% 89.01% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 906 859 1066
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SEO
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SEO in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript