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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 67 51 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs citing SEO 23 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.48% 4.38% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 5.21% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
769 634 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.96% 84.08% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 671 542 625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (64.71%) Marketing
2 21 (61.76%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 18 (52.94%) PHP
4 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (47.06%) Analytics
6 13 (38.24%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (35.29%) HTML5
8 11 (32.35%) Project Management
8 11 (32.35%) Online Marketing
9 10 (29.41%) OO
9 10 (29.41%) Pay per click
10 8 (23.53%) jQuery
10 8 (23.53%) Social Media
10 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.59%) XHTML
11 7 (20.59%) CMS
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) Google
11 7 (20.59%) Google Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) JUnit
12 6 (17.65%) XML
12 6 (17.65%) User Experience
13 5 (14.71%) MySQL
13 5 (14.71%) Time Management
13 5 (14.71%) CSS3
13 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (11.76%) CRM
14 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
14 4 (11.76%) MVC

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (20.59%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Drupal
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Google Analytics
2 3 (8.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (64.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) SEO Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Account Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Account Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior SEO Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Client Account Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.88%) SEO Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Search Manager
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Manager
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) HTML
1 21 (61.76%) CSS
2 12 (35.29%) HTML5
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
4 7 (20.59%) XHTML
5 6 (17.65%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.88%) LAMP
7 2 (5.88%) Zurb Foundation
8 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.94%) Sass
8 1 (2.94%) LESS
8 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Social Media
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
3 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Blog
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Analytics
2 13 (38.24%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Online Marketing
4 10 (29.41%) OO
4 10 (29.41%) Pay per click
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Time Management
6 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Marketing Analytics
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 4 (11.76%) CRM
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.76%) MVC
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Search Engine Marketing
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Content Management
9 2 (5.88%) Web Design
9 2 (5.88%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Zend
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + 10% bonus + pension
Posted: 27 days ago