Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 265 215
Rank change year-on-year +64 -50 -45
Permanent jobs citing SEO 125 89 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 0.75% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.84% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 117 70 121
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £29,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +7.93% -1.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £43,750 £37,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9742 10637 12789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.23% 89.27% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8288 8811 10312
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Yorkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Yorkshire

SEO
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
West Yorkshire +16 52 £30,750 -12.14% 1
North Yorkshire +48 40 £30,000 +11.11% 1
South Yorkshire -3 14 £32,500 +38.30% 2
East Yorkshire -13 4 £40,000 +25.00% 1
SEO
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 76 (60.80%) Marketing
2 54 (43.20%) CSS
3 53 (42.40%) HTML
4 43 (34.40%) Social Media
5 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 37 (29.60%) PHP
7 34 (27.20%) HTML5
8 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
8 29 (23.20%) CMS
9 25 (20.00%) MySQL
9 25 (20.00%) WordPress
10 24 (19.20%) Pay per click
10 24 (19.20%) Front End Development
11 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (18.40%) Web Development
12 22 (17.60%) Google
12 22 (17.60%) Analytics
12 22 (17.60%) CSS3
12 22 (17.60%) Sass
13 21 (16.80%) Internet Marketing
13 21 (16.80%) Internet
14 20 (16.00%) Adobe
14 20 (16.00%) Magento
14 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
15 19 (15.20%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (15.20%) Google Analytics
16 17 (13.60%) jQuery
17 15 (12.00%) Grunt
17 15 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (11.20%) Wireframes

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 29 (23.20%) CMS
2 25 (20.00%) WordPress
3 14 (11.20%) nginx
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) Perch
5 2 (1.60%) concrete5
5 2 (1.60%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Magento
2 4 (3.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.20%) Google Analytics
2 12 (9.60%) Cloudflare
3 4 (3.20%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (3.20%) AdWords
4 2 (1.60%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.80%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.80%) Internet
2 6 (4.80%) Wireless
3 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
4 2 (1.60%) Redis
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.00%) Grunt
3 12 (9.60%) Vagrant
4 8 (6.40%) JIRA
5 4 (3.20%) Subversion
6 3 (2.40%) gulp
7 2 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.60%) Bower
8 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 76 (60.80%) Marketing
2 11 (8.80%) Retail
3 10 (8.00%) Finance
4 5 (4.00%) Advertising
4 5 (4.00%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Legal
4 5 (4.00%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (32.80%) Developer
2 24 (19.20%) Account Manager
3 21 (16.80%) SEO Manager
4 18 (14.40%) HTML CSS Developer
4 18 (14.40%) HTML Developer
4 18 (14.40%) SEO Account Manager
5 13 (10.40%) Project Manager
6 12 (9.60%) Technical Account Manager
6 12 (9.60%) Technical Manager
7 11 (8.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (8.00%) Analyst
9 9 (7.20%) Campaign Manager
10 8 (6.40%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 8 (6.40%) Marketing Manager
10 8 (6.40%) PPC Account Manager
10 8 (6.40%) PPC Manager
11 7 (5.60%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.60%) WordPress Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Magento Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.20%) CSS
2 53 (42.40%) HTML
3 34 (27.20%) HTML5
4 22 (17.60%) CSS3
4 22 (17.60%) Sass
5 17 (13.60%) jQuery
6 15 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (11.20%) LESS
8 12 (9.60%) Compass CSS Framework
8 12 (9.60%) Memcached
9 7 (5.60%) Ajax
9 7 (5.60%) JSON
9 7 (5.60%) XHTML
10 5 (4.00%) Node.js
10 5 (4.00%) XML
11 4 (3.20%) React
11 4 (3.20%) YUI
12 3 (2.40%) .NET
12 3 (2.40%) LAMP
12 3 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (34.40%) Social Media
2 13 (10.40%) PMI
3 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.20%) User Experience
5 8 (6.40%) Blog
6 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.40%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.40%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.80%) iPad
9 1 (0.80%) iPhone
9 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) Android
2 5 (4.00%) CentOS
3 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
2 24 (19.20%) Front End Development
2 24 (19.20%) Pay per click
3 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) Web Development
4 22 (17.60%) Analytics
5 21 (16.80%) Internet Marketing
6 19 (15.20%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (11.20%) Wireframes
8 13 (10.40%) Content Management
8 13 (10.40%) Integrated Marketing
8 13 (10.40%) Online Marketing
9 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.80%) Website Architecture
11 10 (8.00%) Project Management
12 9 (7.20%) SDLC
13 7 (5.60%) Content Marketing
13 7 (5.60%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
13 7 (5.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (4.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (29.60%) PHP
3 6 (4.80%) Java
3 6 (4.80%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) C#
5 1 (0.80%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.80%) Python
5 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Samba
2 2 (1.60%) Varnish
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Google
2 20 (16.00%) Adobe
3 4 (3.20%) Omniture
4 3 (2.40%) DoubleClick
4 3 (2.40%) Zend
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.60%) PayPal
5 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.80%) Apple
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
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