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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
98 75 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 85.22% 93.75% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 94 70 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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