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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
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
52 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 78.79% 73.08% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 45
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,145 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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