The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 57 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.21% 1.73% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 2.33% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 10
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
379 514 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.81% 74.06% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 300 413 478
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SEO
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

SEO Salary Trend in Basingstoke

SEO
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Radian6
3 1 (25.00%) Search Engine Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Radian6
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Search Engine Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe