The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 45 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.72% 4.57% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 5.21% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 12
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £19,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
SEO
North 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 Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 326 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 86.38% 87.63% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 286 293 183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

SEO
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

SEO Salary Trend in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 13 (81.25%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Online Marketing
3 8 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (50.00%) Blog
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) Website Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Internet Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Social Media
7 3 (18.75%) User Experience
8 2 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 2 (12.50%) Pay per click
9 1 (6.25%) Degree
9 1 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
9 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
9 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Advertising
9 1 (6.25%) CMS
9 1 (6.25%) Web Design
9 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
9 1 (6.25%) Google

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) concrete5
1 1 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (81.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Account Manager
2 6 (37.50%) SEO Account Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SEO Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategist
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) LESS
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Blog
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Online Marketing
2 6 (37.50%) Website Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Internet Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 1 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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