The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.03% 0.60% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.72% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £38,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 279 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 90.86% 83.53% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 249 224 266
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

SEO
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SEO in Liverpool

SEO
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Liverpool over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SEO.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) DSDM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
4 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Web Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow