The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 22 25
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 4.67% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.75% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 87 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 86.84% 81.31% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 77
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,311
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SEO
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SEO Salary Trend in Preston
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Searchability
Salary: £22500 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago