The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 1.25% - 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% - 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £20,750 - £22,750
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,750 - £24,400
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.07% -  

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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 147 86 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 91.88% 90.53% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 126 76 107
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

SEO
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SEO in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 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 Preston region with a requirement for SEO.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Telesales
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Kentico
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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
2 1 (33.33%) Kentico
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Designer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telesales
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google