The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 74 104
Rank change year-on-year -42 +30  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.069% 1.26% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 1.47% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Median salary £52,500 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.00% +4.16%  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1267 814 1559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.68% 85.41% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 928 700 1232
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Cheshire

SEO
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Warrington - 1 £52,500 -
SEO
North West

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) CMS

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Content Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Executive
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) New Media
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 16 days ago