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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 35 40 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.05% 0.98% 11.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 1.20% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 29
Average salary £25,000 £21,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
251 166 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 84.80% 81.37% 66.94%
Number of salaries quoted 246 151 128
Average salary £35,000 £40,300 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (62.86%) Marketing
2 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) jQuery
3 13 (37.14%) HTML5
4 12 (34.29%) Online Marketing
5 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 10 (28.57%) CSS3
5 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 8 (22.86%) Web Design
7 7 (20.00%) CMS
7 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.00%) Adobe
7 7 (20.00%) MySQL
7 7 (20.00%) PHP
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) OOP
7 7 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 7 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
7 7 (20.00%) Magento
7 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (20.00%) Facebook
7 7 (20.00%) concrete5
7 7 (20.00%) Sass
7 7 (20.00%) LESS
7 7 (20.00%) Mobile App

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (20.00%) CMS
1 7 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 7 (20.00%) concrete5
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 7 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Magento
2 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) MSTest
General
1 22 (62.86%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Account Manager
1 11 (31.43%) SEO Account Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Technical Account Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Technical Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) PPC Manager
4 3 (8.57%) PPC Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) PPC Executive
4 3 (8.57%) PPC Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Head of Development
4 3 (8.57%) Account Executive
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) CSS
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) jQuery
2 13 (37.14%) HTML5
3 10 (28.57%) CSS3
4 7 (20.00%) Sass
4 7 (20.00%) LESS
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (8.57%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
5 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.57%) XHTML
5 3 (8.57%) WinForms
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Social Media
4 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Online Marketing
2 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (22.86%) Web Design
4 7 (20.00%) OOP
4 7 (20.00%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
5 5 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Search Engine Marketing
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Pay per click
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe
1 7 (20.00%) Facebook
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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