The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.68% - 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.75% - 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £22,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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 Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 51.61% 90.28% 83.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 63
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SEO
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Salford

SEO
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 5 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) SYSPRO
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Brand Awareness
2 4 (80.00%) AdWords
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) CMS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AdWords
1 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Executive
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Pay per click
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) SYSPRO
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter