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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 92.86% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 6
Average salary £55,000 £18,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+205.55% -52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £18,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £20,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

SEO
Top 18 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) AdWords

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Helens 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AdWords
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter