Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Link Building skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Link Building over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Link Building
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1120 1145 1203
Rank change year-on-year +25 +58 -54
Permanent jobs citing Link Building 39 40 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.022% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.025% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 59
England median annual salary £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.92% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £34,600 £42,500 £44,800
UK median annual salary £27,000 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% -2.44% +2.50%

Link Building is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Link Building
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Link Building as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Link Building in England

Link Building
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Link Building in England.

Salary trend for Link Building in England

Link Building
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Link Building in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Link Building in England

Link Building
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Link Building within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +7 11 £28,000 +3.70% 1
London -5 11 £38,000 -1.30% 2
North West -17 11 £28,000 +3.70% 1
South East +43 10 £21,500 -42.67% 1
Midlands +23 5 £25,000 -10.71%
West Midlands +18 5 £25,000 +8.70%
South West - 2 £27,000 - 1
Link Building
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Link Building 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 England region with a requirement for Link Building.

1 38 (97.44%) SEO
2 36 (92.31%) Marketing
3 27 (69.23%) Google
3 27 (69.23%) Google Analytics
3 27 (69.23%) Analytics
4 17 (43.59%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (35.90%) Social Media
5 14 (35.90%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (28.21%) Creative Thinking
8 10 (25.64%) Degree
9 9 (23.08%) Adobe
9 9 (23.08%) Internet
9 9 (23.08%) Online Marketing
9 9 (23.08%) Innovative Thinking
9 9 (23.08%) User Experience
10 8 (20.51%) CSS
11 7 (17.95%) Python
12 6 (15.38%) Pay per click
13 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
13 5 (12.82%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (12.82%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
13 5 (12.82%) Content Marketing
14 4 (10.26%) Hitwise
14 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
14 4 (10.26%) Copywriting
15 3 (7.69%) Search Engine Marketing
15 3 (7.69%) Content Management
15 3 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis

Link Building
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (5.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (69.23%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.69%) AdWords
3 1 (2.56%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Internet
General
1 36 (92.31%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Brand Awareness
3 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Games
4 2 (5.13%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.56%) German Language
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) SEO Executive
2 12 (30.77%) Consultant
2 12 (30.77%) SEO Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Graduate
3 9 (23.08%) Graduate Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Marketing Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Web Consultant
4 8 (20.51%) SEO Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Junior SEO Executive
6 3 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Account Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Account Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Marketing Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) SEO Account Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) CSS3
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.90%) Social Media
3 9 (23.08%) User Experience
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.13%) BBC
5 2 (5.13%) Blog
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) SEO
2 27 (69.23%) Analytics
3 17 (43.59%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (28.21%) Creative Thinking
5 9 (23.08%) Innovative Thinking
5 9 (23.08%) Online Marketing
6 6 (15.38%) Pay per click
7 5 (12.82%) Content Marketing
7 5 (12.82%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
7 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Copywriting
9 3 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Content Management
9 3 (7.69%) Search Engine Marketing
9 3 (7.69%) Web Analytics
10 2 (5.13%) Benchmarking
10 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Display Advertising
10 2 (5.13%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Google
2 9 (23.08%) Adobe
3 4 (10.26%) Hitwise
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft