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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.55% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 53.06% 74.36% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 76
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) Marketing
1 17 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
2 10 (58.82%) HTML5
2 10 (58.82%) Web Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) CMS
2 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) JSP
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 7 (41.18%) Google
3 7 (41.18%) Pay per click
3 7 (41.18%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) JSON
4 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Adobe
4 5 (29.41%) Intranet
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (29.41%) Publishing
4 5 (29.41%) Struts

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (58.82%) CMS
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
General
1 17 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 5 (29.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
1 10 (58.82%) Web Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) jQuery
1 10 (58.82%) HTML5
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) JSP
2 5 (29.41%) JSON
2 5 (29.41%) Struts
2 5 (29.41%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) XSD
2 5 (29.41%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) Web Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 7 (41.18%) Pay per click
3 7 (41.18%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (29.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Google
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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