The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 10.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
100 75 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 74.63% 63.03% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 63 81
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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