Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 88 64
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.54% 0.36% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.41% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 30
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -67.65% +183.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £20,450 £28,625
90th Percentile £36,100 £31,750 £110,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -48.00% +108.33%

SEO 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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 506 733 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 90.52% 88.00% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 461 675 621
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

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 19 November 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Java

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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe