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

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.35% 0.27% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.33% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,934 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.41% -  

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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 246 305 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 85.12% 83.79% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 230 266 302
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

SEO
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SEO in Leicester

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

1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) CMS
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) Marketing
5 7 (50.00%) WordPress
5 7 (50.00%) PHP
6 6 (42.86%) Web Analytics
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) Analytics
7 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
7 5 (35.71%) Drupal
7 5 (35.71%) Magento
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
7 5 (35.71%) Laravel
7 5 (35.71%) Shopify
7 5 (35.71%) Symfony
7 5 (35.71%) Zend
8 4 (28.57%) C
8 4 (28.57%) Brio
8 4 (28.57%) Search Engine Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Omniture
8 4 (28.57%) Coremetrics
8 4 (28.57%) Pay per click
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (28.57%) CRM

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 7 (50.00%) WordPress
3 5 (35.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
1 5 (35.71%) Shopify
2 4 (28.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Grunt
1 2 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (35.71%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (35.71%) HTML Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Laravel
3 5 (35.71%) Symfony
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) React
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Web Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) A/B Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) Data Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Market Research
5 4 (28.57%) Pay per click
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile First
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) Brio
2 4 (28.57%) Cognizant
2 4 (28.57%) Cognos
2 4 (28.57%) Coremetrics
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (28.57%) Omniture
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Hitwise
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 2 (14.29%) Monetate