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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 25 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 23 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 7.69% 4.91% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.39% 6.35% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 14
Average salary £30,000 £21,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,250 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
245 126 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 81.94% 77.30% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 231 108 125
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 26 (86.67%) Marketing
2 12 (40.00%) Online Marketing
3 10 (33.33%) Social Media
3 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 9 (30.00%) Pay per click
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (16.67%) Workflow
7 5 (16.67%) Law
7 5 (16.67%) Publishing
7 5 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.33%) Google
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Copywriting
9 3 (10.00%) Search Engine Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.00%) MSTest
9 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.00%) Kanban

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MSTest
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (86.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Law
2 5 (16.67%) Publishing
3 3 (10.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) SEO Account Manager
1 11 (36.67%) Account Manager
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) PPC Manager
4 3 (10.00%) PPC Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Account Executive
4 3 (10.00%) PPC Executive
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) SEO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
1 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) XHTML
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) WinForms
3 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Social Media
1 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Online Marketing
2 9 (30.00%) Pay per click
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 5 (16.67%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Search Engine Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Kanban
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) B2B
7 1 (3.33%) B2C
7 1 (3.33%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) VB
2 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Yahoo!
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