The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - - 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
SEO
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 10
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

SEO
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

SEO Salary Trend in St Helens