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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 100.00% 100.00% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 14
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
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