The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 46 45 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.91% 1.81% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.11% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 373 285 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 89.02% 85.84% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 341 241 330
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SEO
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Lancashire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Lancashire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Lancashire

SEO
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Chorley 0 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Burnley - 1 - - 1
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) iPad
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Social Media
4 6 (40.00%) Google Analytics
4 6 (40.00%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Pay per click
5 5 (33.33%) Copywriting
5 5 (33.33%) AdWords
6 4 (26.67%) Link Building
6 4 (26.67%) Content Writing
6 4 (26.67%) Social Media Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) Blog
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) B2B
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Symfony
8 2 (13.33%) Zend
8 2 (13.33%) CakePHP
8 2 (13.33%) Laravel
8 2 (13.33%) B2C
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) PHP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) AdWords
3 1 (6.67%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Copywriter
1 5 (33.33%) SEO Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Content Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) SEO Copywriter
3 2 (13.33%) Account Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Account Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Designer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PPC Executive
4 1 (6.67%) PPC Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SEO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) CakePHP
2 2 (13.33%) Laravel
2 2 (13.33%) Symfony
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) iPad
2 7 (46.67%) Social Media
3 4 (26.67%) Blog
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) New Media
5 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 5 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 4 (26.67%) Content Writing
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Link Building
3 4 (26.67%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) B2B
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) B2B Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Integrated Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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