SEO Jobs in the Midlands

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring SEO skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SEO over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 277 293 276
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 66 13 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.47% 0.15% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.16% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 11 64
10th Percentile £22,000 £36,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £25,750 £38,125 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% -15.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £40,500 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £58,375
England median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £44,850
% change year-on-year -15.29% -5.24% -0.33%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands

SEO falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,125 8,190 10,943
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 79.22% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,655 4,352 6,986
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,656 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.82%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,001
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SEO in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SEO in the Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SEO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SEO in the Midlands

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Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +27 42 £30,000 -29.41% 30
East Midlands -13 24 £37,500 -21.05% 24
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.27%) WordPress
2 16 (24.24%) CMS
3 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 5 (7.58%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.55%) Headless CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Adobe XD
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.52%) Trello
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Google Analytics
2 5 (7.58%) Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (7.58%) Figma
2 5 (7.58%) Google Ads
3 3 (4.55%) ChatGPT
4 2 (3.03%) GitHub
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Discord
5 1 (1.52%) Slack
5 1 (1.52%) Zapier
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Git
2 5 (7.58%) gulp
3 1 (1.52%) Cypress.io
3 1 (1.52%) ESLint
General
1 49 (74.24%) Marketing
2 18 (27.27%) Social Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Advertising
4 5 (7.58%) iGaming
5 3 (4.55%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Web Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Lead
3 8 (12.12%) Lead Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Lead Web Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Copywriter
4 6 (9.09%) SEO Copywriter
4 6 (9.09%) SEO Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Content Manager
5 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Graduate
6 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Executive
6 4 (6.06%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.06%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SEO Executive
8 2 (3.03%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior
8 2 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) CSS
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 12 (18.18%) Sass
3 10 (15.15%) HTML5
4 7 (10.61%) .NET
4 7 (10.61%) jQuery
5 6 (9.09%) Laravel
5 6 (9.09%) Tailwind CSS
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Core
6 5 (7.58%) CSS3
6 5 (7.58%) JSON
6 5 (7.58%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (7.58%) REST
6 5 (7.58%) Twig
6 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (7.58%) Vue
6 5 (7.58%) XML
7 4 (6.06%) React
8 3 (4.55%) Next.js
9 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Social Media
2 10 (15.15%) Blog
3 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.58%) Graphic Design
3 5 (7.58%) Photography
3 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
1 5 (7.58%) VMS
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) User Experience
1 26 (39.39%) Web Development
2 25 (37.88%) Analytics
3 20 (30.30%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (22.73%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 14 (21.21%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (21.21%) Marketing Strategy
6 13 (19.70%) E-Commerce
6 13 (19.70%) Front End Development
7 12 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 12 (18.18%) Pay per click
8 10 (15.15%) Link Building
9 9 (13.64%) Decision-Making
10 8 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (12.12%) Email Marketing
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
11 6 (9.09%) Content Management
11 6 (9.09%) Content Writing
11 6 (9.09%) Copywriting
12 5 (7.58%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.15%) PHP
3 7 (10.61%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) SQL
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) Accessibility
2 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Google
2 7 (10.61%) Ahrefs
3 6 (9.09%) Adobe
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) dotdigital
5 3 (4.55%) Hotjar
5 3 (4.55%) Screaming Frog
5 3 (4.55%) WooCommerce