The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 80 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing SEO 31 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.14% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 826 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.52% 76.98% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 432 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (67.65%) MVC
2 21 (61.76%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 20 (58.82%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (58.82%) User Experience Design
4 10 (29.41%) Social Media
4 10 (29.41%) Marketing
5 8 (23.53%) Pay per click
5 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.59%) CMS
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) E-business
7 6 (17.65%) EDI
7 6 (17.65%) B2B
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) PHP
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
7 6 (17.65%) CSS3
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.82%) Sass
8 3 (8.82%) LESS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (20.59%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
2 3 (8.82%) Joomla!
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.82%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) QUnit
1 3 (8.82%) Jasmine
1 3 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) JSUnit
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Mocha
General
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Programmer
3 7 (20.59%) Graduate
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Programmer
3 7 (20.59%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Graduate Programmer
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 6 (17.65%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Creative Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Head of Search
6 1 (2.94%) PPC Manager
6 1 (2.94%) PPC Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SEO Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) jQuery
3 6 (17.65%) EDI
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) CSS3
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (8.82%) Sass
4 3 (8.82%) LESS
4 3 (8.82%) Ember.js
4 3 (8.82%) Zepto.js
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) Dojo
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Social Media
2 3 (8.82%) W3C
2 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) MVC
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) User Experience Design
3 8 (23.53%) Pay per click
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) E-business
5 6 (17.65%) B2B
6 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Facebook
1 3 (8.82%) Twitter
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago