The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 13 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.62% - 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% - 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 81 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 67.26% 53.64% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 55
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
West Yorkshire

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

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 20 (95.24%) Marketing
2 17 (80.95%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (80.95%) Analytics
3 15 (71.43%) Pay per click
4 14 (66.67%) Google
4 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) Google Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Hitwise
5 6 (28.57%) WebTrends
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (14.29%) Publishing
6 3 (14.29%) CMS
6 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) MySQL
6 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) JSP
6 3 (14.29%) Struts
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) XSD
6 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Google Analytics
1 6 (28.57%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 20 (95.24%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) SEO Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) SEO Account Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Account Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) JSP
2 3 (14.29%) Struts
2 3 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) XSD
2 3 (14.29%) XSLT
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Digital Marketing
1 17 (80.95%) Analytics
2 15 (71.43%) Pay per click
3 14 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Google
2 6 (28.57%) Hitwise
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