The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
SEO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 62 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 87.10% 89.86% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 59 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SEO
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SEO Salary Trend in Walsall