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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 21 13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 2.63% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.99% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £26,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
52 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 85.25% 88.16% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 65 36
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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