The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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)
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 4.17% 10.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 10.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -  
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 Redditch with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 41 47 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 85.42% 95.92% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 59
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 Redditch

SEO
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for SEO in Redditch

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 Redditch region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Shopify
4 3 (42.86%) Magento
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) AdWords
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch 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 6 (85.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
1 3 (42.86%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe