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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 14 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.14% 2.11% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.62% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 16
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
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
965 572 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.26% 80.56% 67.42%
Number of salaries quoted 832 514 518
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 34 (69.39%) Marketing
2 32 (65.31%) Digital Marketing
2 32 (65.31%) Social Media
2 32 (65.31%) Analytics
3 29 (59.18%) Web Development
4 26 (53.06%) Electronics
5 21 (42.86%) HTML
5 21 (42.86%) Google
5 21 (42.86%) Google Analytics
6 18 (36.73%) Statistics
6 18 (36.73%) CSS
7 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.61%) WebTrends
9 15 (30.61%) Data Modelling
9 15 (30.61%) PHP
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 15 (30.61%) Java
9 15 (30.61%) VBA
9 15 (30.61%) Python
9 15 (30.61%) Omniture
9 15 (30.61%) Coremetrics
9 15 (30.61%) Business Development
9 15 (30.61%) R
10 14 (28.57%) jQuery
10 14 (28.57%) MVC
10 14 (28.57%) Blog
10 14 (28.57%) OO
11 13 (26.53%) MySQL
11 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Google Analytics
2 15 (30.61%) WebTrends
3 13 (26.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (69.39%) Marketing
2 26 (53.06%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Research Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) Insight Analyst
4 14 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (22.45%) SEO Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Copywriter
7 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.04%) SEO Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Online Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) CSS
3 14 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.04%) Sass
4 1 (2.04%) LESS
4 1 (2.04%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (2.04%) Flash
4 1 (2.04%) XHTML
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 32 (65.31%) Social Media
2 18 (36.73%) Statistics
3 14 (28.57%) Blog
4 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.12%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Digital Marketing
1 32 (65.31%) Analytics
2 29 (59.18%) Web Development
3 15 (30.61%) Business Development
3 15 (30.61%) Data Modelling
4 14 (28.57%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) MVC
5 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Email Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (4.08%) Online Marketing
8 2 (4.08%) Pay per click
8 2 (4.08%) Social Media Monitoring
9 1 (2.04%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.04%) Campaign Management
9 1 (2.04%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) TDD
9 1 (2.04%) Web Analytics
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) PHP
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) VBA
2 15 (30.61%) Python
2 15 (30.61%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) R
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) PHP5
3 1 (2.04%) Haskell
3 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Google
2 15 (30.61%) Coremetrics
2 15 (30.61%) Omniture
3 11 (22.45%) Twitter
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago