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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 21 11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 1.27% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.54% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
50 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 81.97% 82.28% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 35
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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