Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 62 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.70% 0.19% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 0.22% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +82.50% -39.39%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £18,300
90th Percentile £41,250 £37,250 £22,100
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year -7.69% -0.76% +9.17%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 328 462 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 80.39% 87.01% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 238 338 259
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,985 £23,675 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,949 £58,750 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Shropshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Shropshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Shropshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Shropshire

SEO
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 9 £35,000 -
SEO
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 10 (90.91%) Google
1 10 (90.91%) Pay per click
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
1 10 (90.91%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) QA
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) RESTful
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Marketing
4 7 (63.64%) Apache Flex
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) JIRA
4 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Progress
6 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) WordPress
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) API Development

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) SEO Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Tools Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Apache Flex
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Microservices
1 10 (90.91%) Pay per click
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Progress
3 1 (9.09%) WooCommerce