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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 15 17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 9.33% 12.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.94% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
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
62 64 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 84.93% 85.33% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 22
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SEO Executive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Pay per click
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago