The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 10.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 112 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.58% 78.32% 69.75%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 72
Median salary £39,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SEO
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SEO Salary Trend in Wakefield