The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 81 62 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -29
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 16 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.55% 2.47% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.82% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 49
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
SEO
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 567 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 83.76% 87.37% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 664 442 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SEO
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SEO Salary Trend in Brighton

SEO
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 26 (72.22%) Marketing
2 21 (58.33%) Analytics
3 17 (47.22%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (47.22%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) PHP
5 15 (41.67%) Online Marketing
6 14 (38.89%) Project Management
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) Pay per click
7 13 (36.11%) HTML5
8 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Social Media
10 8 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
10 8 (22.22%) SaaS
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) Google
10 8 (22.22%) OO
10 8 (22.22%) XHTML
10 8 (22.22%) CRM
10 8 (22.22%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) JUnit
11 7 (19.44%) Internet
11 7 (19.44%) CMS
11 7 (19.44%) Google Analytics
12 6 (16.67%) jQuery
12 6 (16.67%) User Experience
13 5 (13.89%) CSS3

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (19.44%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Drupal
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (72.22%) Marketing
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Account Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Client Account Manager
5 5 (13.89%) SEO Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) PPC Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior SEO Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) PPC Manager
6 2 (5.56%) PPC Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) PPC Executive
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Search Manager
7 1 (2.78%) SEO Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Online Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) HTML
2 16 (44.44%) CSS
3 13 (36.11%) HTML5
4 8 (22.22%) XML
4 8 (22.22%) XHTML
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) Zurb Foundation
7 2 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Social Media
3 6 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) W3C
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Analytics
2 17 (47.22%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (41.67%) Online Marketing
4 14 (38.89%) Project Management
5 13 (36.11%) Pay per click
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 8 (22.22%) OO
7 8 (22.22%) CRM
7 8 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (13.89%) Time Management
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (5.56%) Web Design
10 2 (5.56%) Search Engine Marketing
10 2 (5.56%) Email Marketing
10 2 (5.56%) Content Management
10 2 (5.56%) Multivariate Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
11 1 (2.78%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) PHP
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe
Brighton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago