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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 35 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 8.43% 6.91% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 8.33% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
356 276 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 85.78% 82.88% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 338 231 100
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 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 38 (86.36%) Marketing
2 22 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (43.18%) Analytics
4 18 (40.91%) Online Marketing
5 17 (38.64%) Blog
6 16 (36.36%) Website Architecture
6 16 (36.36%) Social Media
7 15 (34.09%) Google
8 14 (31.82%) Google Analytics
9 13 (29.55%) Internet
10 11 (25.00%) MS Office
10 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Internet Marketing
11 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (18.18%) Pay per click
13 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
14 5 (11.36%) Marketing Strategy
14 5 (11.36%) CSS
14 5 (11.36%) HTML
14 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
15 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
15 3 (6.82%) Search Engine Marketing
16 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
16 2 (4.55%) User Experience
16 2 (4.55%) Web Development
16 2 (4.55%) Copywriting
16 2 (4.55%) XHTML
16 2 (4.55%) Publishing
16 2 (4.55%) Scrum

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 22 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (25.00%) MS Office
3 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Internet
General
1 38 (86.36%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Account Manager
2 17 (38.64%) SEO Account Manager
3 14 (31.82%) Technical Account Manager
3 14 (31.82%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.36%) SEO Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SEO Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) PPC Manager
5 3 (6.82%) PPC Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) PPC Executive
5 3 (6.82%) PPC Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) SEO Executive
7 1 (2.27%) Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Sales Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Marketing Strategist
7 1 (2.27%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) User Experience Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (38.64%) Blog
3 16 (36.36%) Social Media
4 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Analytics
2 18 (40.91%) Online Marketing
3 16 (36.36%) Website Architecture
4 9 (20.45%) Internet Marketing
4 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (18.18%) Pay per click
6 5 (11.36%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (6.82%) Search Engine Marketing
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) Web Design
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.27%) Web Analytics
9 1 (2.27%) CRM
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Google
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Omniture
3 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
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