The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 22 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.08% 6.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 9.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £22,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
SEO
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 83.87% 66.67% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 37
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SEO
Salary Trend in Durham

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

SEO Salary Trend in Durham

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) XAMPP
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Apache

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (50.00%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Zend