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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 11 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 16.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 21.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
174 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.60% 78.07% 63.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 80 65
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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

SEO
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Intranet
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe