The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 67 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 23 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.24% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
SEO
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
907 948 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.32% 82.51% 77.77%
Number of salaries quoted 595 573 509
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SEO
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SEO Salary Trend in Glasgow

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 40 (93.02%) User Experience
2 39 (90.70%) UX Design
3 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (62.79%) C#
4 27 (62.79%) .NET
4 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
4 27 (62.79%) MVC
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) Pay per click
6 5 (11.63%) Marketing
7 4 (9.30%) Degree
8 3 (6.98%) HTML
8 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.98%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) CMS
10 1 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) SQL
10 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.33%) MS Project
10 1 (2.33%) MS Office
10 1 (2.33%) OO
10 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.33%) Scrum
10 1 (2.33%) TDD
10 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Web Development
10 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.33%) Drupal
10 1 (2.33%) jQuery

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) .NET Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Agile .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Programmer
4 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
4 9 (20.93%) Digital Project Manager
5 8 (18.60%) Software Programmer
5 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) PPC Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) PPC Manager
6 4 (9.30%) PPC Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) PPC Executive
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Digital Producer
8 1 (2.33%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
1 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (93.02%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) UX Design
2 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (62.79%) MVC
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.33%) Web Development
6 1 (2.33%) TDD
6 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) OO
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Glasgow
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago