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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 28 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 21 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.77% 4.68% 10.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 6.06% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 25
Average salary £30,000 £21,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
256 132 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 82.58% 77.19% 63.83%
Number of salaries quoted 247 113 119
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 £25,000 £30,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 20 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 22 (78.57%) Marketing
2 12 (42.86%) Online Marketing
3 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 7 (25.00%) Social Media
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
7 5 (17.86%) Marketing Strategy
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Workflow
7 5 (17.86%) Publishing
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.71%) MVC
9 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) WinForms
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.71%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (7.14%) concrete5
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.71%) MSTest
2 2 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (78.57%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Publishing
3 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
4 2 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Account Manager
1 11 (39.29%) SEO Account Manager
2 10 (35.71%) Technical Account Manager
2 10 (35.71%) Technical Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) PPC Manager
3 3 (10.71%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) PPC Executive
3 3 (10.71%) Head of Development
3 3 (10.71%) Account Executive
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) jQuery
2 6 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) XHTML
3 3 (10.71%) WinForms
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Sass
4 2 (7.14%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 7 (25.00%) Social Media
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Copywriting
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Online Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing Strategy
2 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Workflow
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Web Development
3 3 (10.71%) Search Engine Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.71%) Kanban
3 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 2 (7.14%) Social Media Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) VB
2 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
2 3 (10.71%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) Facebook
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago