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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 44 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.57% 4.32% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 5.19% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
349 270 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 88.58% 83.33% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 222 112
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 17 (54.84%) Spreadsheet
2 17 (54.84%) Online Marketing
3 16 (51.61%) Blog
4 15 (48.39%) Website Architecture
4 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (29.03%) Social Media
5 9 (29.03%) Internet
6 8 (25.81%) Internet Marketing
6 8 (25.81%) Analytics
7 7 (22.58%) Google
8 6 (19.35%) Pay per click
8 6 (19.35%) MS Office
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
9 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.90%) CSS
11 3 (9.68%) User Experience
12 2 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
12 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
12 2 (6.45%) Advertising
12 2 (6.45%) Web Design
13 1 (3.23%) Web Analytics
13 1 (3.23%) Omniture
13 1 (3.23%) Yahoo!
13 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
13 1 (3.23%) Finance

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
General
1 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Account Manager
2 16 (51.61%) SEO Account Manager
3 11 (35.48%) Technical Account Manager
3 11 (35.48%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) SEO Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Sales Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SEO Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PPC Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Strategist
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) PPC Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Blog
2 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (29.03%) Social Media
4 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
5 3 (9.68%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Online Marketing
2 15 (48.39%) Website Architecture
3 8 (25.81%) Internet Marketing
3 8 (25.81%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Pay per click
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Web Design
7 1 (3.23%) Web Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) B2B
7 1 (3.23%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Search Engine Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Omniture
3 1 (3.23%) Yahoo!
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