The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 54 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.77% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
366 226 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 84.53% 77.13% 70.19%
Number of salaries quoted 301 172 126
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SEO
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

SEO Salary Trend in Bournemouth

SEO
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 15 (65.22%) Google
1 15 (65.22%) Google Analytics
1 15 (65.22%) Analytics
2 12 (52.17%) Pay per click
3 11 (47.83%) Marketing
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 10 (43.48%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) Social Media
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (17.39%) CMS
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
8 3 (13.04%) Content Management
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) PHP
8 3 (13.04%) MySQL
8 3 (13.04%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) MS Office
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) MS Project
9 2 (8.70%) B2C
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 4 (17.39%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) SEO Specialist
1 8 (34.78%) PPC Specialist
1 8 (34.78%) PPC Manager
1 8 (34.78%) PPC Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) PPC Executive
2 5 (21.74%) SEO Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Content Editor
4 2 (8.70%) Content Editor
4 2 (8.70%) Web Editor
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Content Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Account Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Account Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Analytics
2 12 (52.17%) Pay per click
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 10 (43.48%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) B2C
7 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) CRM
8 1 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft