The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.44% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 41 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 69.92% 97.62% 71.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 76
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

SEO
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

SEO Salary Trend in Wigan

SEO
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Zen Cart
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Extranet
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Zen Cart
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Wigan, Lancashire
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