The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
SEO
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 92.59% 96.23% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SEO
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SEO Salary Trend in Rochdale

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) DHTML
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft