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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 53 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.86% 2.07% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.38% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
338 294 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 89.89% 86.98% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 313 243 147
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 14 (77.78%) Marketing
2 11 (61.11%) Online Marketing
3 10 (55.56%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (55.56%) Blog
4 9 (50.00%) Website Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) Internet
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) Internet Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Google
9 3 (16.67%) Pay per click
9 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) User Experience
9 3 (16.67%) Social Media
10 2 (11.11%) Advertising
10 2 (11.11%) Web Design
10 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) MS Office
11 1 (5.56%) CRM
11 1 (5.56%) B2B
11 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
11 1 (5.56%) W3C
11 1 (5.56%) Finance
11 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics
11 1 (5.56%) Omniture

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (55.56%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 14 (77.78%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Account Manager
2 9 (50.00%) SEO Account Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SEO Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Sales Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Strategist
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Blog
2 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (16.67%) Social Media
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Online Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) Website Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Internet Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Pay per click
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Search Engine Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Omniture
3 1 (5.56%) Yahoo!
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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