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

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 178 160
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 23 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.77% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.85% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 20
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £32,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £51,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,625
% change year-on-year - +10.67%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3289 3978 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.48% 89.57% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3274 3541
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in West Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in West Yorkshire

SEO
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 15 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Bradford - 5 £36,000 -
Huddersfield -5 2 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 22 (43.14%) HTML
1 22 (43.14%) CSS
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 19 (37.25%) Marketing
4 17 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 16 (31.37%) Web Development
5 16 (31.37%) CMS
5 16 (31.37%) HTML5
6 15 (29.41%) CSS3
6 15 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (29.41%) Google
7 14 (27.45%) Google Analytics
7 14 (27.45%) Analytics
7 14 (27.45%) User Experience
8 12 (23.53%) SDLC
9 11 (21.57%) Scrum
9 11 (21.57%) Adobe
9 11 (21.57%) PHP
10 9 (17.65%) MVC
10 9 (17.65%) Content Management
10 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.69%) Content Marketing
11 8 (15.69%) jQuery
11 8 (15.69%) Social Media
11 8 (15.69%) Pay per click
12 7 (13.73%) MySQL
12 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.73%) Sass
12 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 16 (31.37%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) EPiServer
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (9.80%) WordPress
3 3 (5.88%) concrete5
3 3 (5.88%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Google Analytics
2 7 (13.73%) AdWords
3 3 (5.88%) Basecamp
3 3 (5.88%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.96%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) CouchDB
3 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) gulp
4 3 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (5.88%) Bower
4 3 (5.88%) Grunt
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (37.25%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Project Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 7 (13.73%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Junior
9 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Web Applications Developer
10 1 (1.96%) HTML Developer
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) CSS
1 22 (43.14%) HTML
2 16 (31.37%) HTML5
3 15 (29.41%) CSS3
4 8 (15.69%) jQuery
5 7 (13.73%) Sass
5 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (9.80%) .NET
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.80%) LESS
7 4 (7.84%) RESTful
8 3 (5.88%) Ajax
8 3 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (5.88%) JSON
8 3 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (5.88%) Node.js
8 3 (5.88%) Phalcon
8 3 (5.88%) PhoneGap
8 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Social Media
4 7 (13.73%) Blog
5 6 (11.76%) W3C
6 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.96%) iPad
8 1 (1.96%) New Media
8 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) CentOS
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 16 (31.37%) Web Development
4 15 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (27.45%) Analytics
6 12 (23.53%) SDLC
7 11 (21.57%) Scrum
8 9 (17.65%) Content Management
8 9 (17.65%) MVC
9 8 (15.69%) Content Marketing
9 8 (15.69%) Pay per click
10 7 (13.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (11.76%) DSDM
11 6 (11.76%) Mobile First
11 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.80%) Marketing Strategy
12 5 (9.80%) Project Management
13 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
13 4 (7.84%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) WCAG
2 1 (1.96%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Varnish
2 2 (3.92%) Samba
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Google
2 11 (21.57%) Adobe
3 5 (9.80%) OpenText
3 5 (9.80%) Sitecore
4 4 (7.84%) Zend
5 3 (5.88%) PayPal
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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