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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 39 45 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.29% 2.62% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 3.03% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 3
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 312 297 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 89.14% 86.59% 82.74%
Number of salaries quoted 305 279 173
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Worcestershire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Worcestershire

SEO
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Worcester +4 17 £37,500 +50.00%
Redditch -9 5 £35,000 -
SEO
West Midlands

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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

1 27 (87.10%) HTML
1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
1 27 (87.10%) CSS
2 25 (80.65%) PHP
3 20 (64.52%) Marketing
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (61.29%) Pay per click
5 17 (54.84%) jQuery
6 16 (51.61%) MySQL
6 16 (51.61%) HTML5
6 16 (51.61%) CSS3
7 15 (48.39%) Backbone.js
7 15 (48.39%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
7 15 (48.39%) Mobile App
7 15 (48.39%) Subversion
8 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
9 10 (32.26%) Internet
9 10 (32.26%) WordPress
10 9 (29.03%) Wireframes
10 9 (29.03%) User Experience
10 9 (29.03%) MVC
10 9 (29.03%) OOP
11 8 (25.81%) OO
11 8 (25.81%) Adobe
11 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
11 8 (25.81%) Web Services
11 8 (25.81%) LAMP
11 8 (25.81%) Debian
11 8 (25.81%) Scrum

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 10 (32.26%) WordPress
2 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (25.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
1 2 (6.45%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.81%) Redis
2 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (48.39%) Subversion
2 8 (25.81%) Grunt
2 8 (25.81%) gulp
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.81%) PHPUnit
2 8 (25.81%) Xdebug
3 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
3 7 (22.58%) JSUnit
3 7 (22.58%) Mocha
4 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 20 (64.52%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) PHP Developer
3 15 (48.39%) HTML CSS Developer
3 15 (48.39%) HTML Developer
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (25.81%) Designer
5 8 (25.81%) LAMP Developer
5 8 (25.81%) MySQL Developer
5 8 (25.81%) OO PHP Developer
5 8 (25.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (25.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (25.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Web Designer
5 8 (25.81%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) CSS
1 27 (87.10%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) jQuery
3 16 (51.61%) CSS3
3 16 (51.61%) HTML5
4 15 (48.39%) Backbone.js
4 15 (48.39%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (25.81%) LAMP
5 8 (25.81%) Node.js
5 8 (25.81%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) Sass
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
5 8 (25.81%) Zend Framework
6 7 (22.58%) Chai
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) DOM
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
7 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Mobile App
2 9 (29.03%) User Experience
3 7 (22.58%) Animation
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Debian
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (61.29%) Pay per click
2 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
3 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) OOP
3 9 (29.03%) Wireframes
4 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Kanban
4 8 (25.81%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) OO PHP
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
5 7 (22.58%) BDD
5 7 (22.58%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.45%) Internet Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
2 25 (80.65%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) ECMAScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Adobe
1 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
1 8 (25.81%) Zend
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago