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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 46 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.88% 2.42% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.13% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £31,300 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
286 256 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 91.67% 77.34% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 270 232 129
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,300 £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 28 January 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 18 (62.07%) Marketing
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Photoshop
3 11 (37.93%) HTML5
3 11 (37.93%) CSS3
3 11 (37.93%) jQuery
3 11 (37.93%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (31.03%) Web Design
5 8 (27.59%) CMS
5 8 (27.59%) Adobe
5 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
5 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 8 (27.59%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 8 (27.59%) OOP
5 8 (27.59%) OO
5 8 (27.59%) Facebook
5 8 (27.59%) concrete5
5 8 (27.59%) Mobile App
5 8 (27.59%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (27.59%) OO PHP
5 8 (27.59%) User Experience
5 8 (27.59%) Sass
5 8 (27.59%) LESS
5 8 (27.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (27.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 8 (27.59%) Magento
5 8 (27.59%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) CMS
1 8 (27.59%) ExpressionEngine
1 8 (27.59%) concrete5
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Photoshop
2 8 (27.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (62.07%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Account Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Account Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Manager
3 6 (20.69%) SEO Account Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Account Executive
5 2 (6.90%) PPC Manager
5 2 (6.90%) PPC Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) PPC Executive
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) PPC Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
1 13 (44.83%) CSS
2 11 (37.93%) jQuery
2 11 (37.93%) HTML5
2 11 (37.93%) CSS3
3 8 (27.59%) Sass
3 8 (27.59%) LESS
4 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
4 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (6.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Mobile App
1 8 (27.59%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Social Media
3 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (31.03%) Web Design
3 8 (27.59%) OOP
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (27.59%) OO PHP
4 7 (24.14%) Online Marketing
5 5 (17.24%) Marketing Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Pay per click
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Adobe
1 8 (27.59%) Facebook
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Google
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