The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 68 29 68
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +39
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.90% 6.35% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 7.99% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 7
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -27.39%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
580 388 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.70% 79.51% 72.43%
Number of salaries quoted 511 325 406
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
North West

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SEO
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Merseyside region.

SEO Salary Trend in Merseyside

SEO
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -30 6 £30,000 +13.20% 1
SEO
North West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Google
4 4 (30.77%) Pay per click
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Facebook
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter
5 2 (15.38%) Social Media
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Yahoo!
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Eclipse

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PPC Executive
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PPC Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) PPC Manager
4 2 (15.38%) PPC Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SEO Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Pay per click
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) B2B
3 2 (15.38%) B2C
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Yahoo!
2 2 (15.38%) Facebook
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
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