The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
451 446 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 75.67% 76.76% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 362 390 377
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,700 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SEO
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SEO Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear