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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
11 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 91.67% 100.00% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 10
Average salary £19,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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