The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 52 32
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.26% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
152 309 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 85.88% 81.10% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 79 237 94
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SEO
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SEO Salary Trend in Halifax