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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.96% 3.24% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.87% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 13
Average salary £33,000 £27,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.10% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £25,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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
899 568 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.86% 83.78% 70.06%
Number of salaries quoted 790 503 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 35 (70.00%) Marketing
2 33 (66.00%) Digital Marketing
3 32 (64.00%) Analytics
4 30 (60.00%) Web Development
5 29 (58.00%) Social Media
6 27 (54.00%) User Experience
7 26 (52.00%) Electronics
8 19 (38.00%) HTML
8 19 (38.00%) CSS
9 18 (36.00%) Google
9 18 (36.00%) Google Analytics
10 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
12 15 (30.00%) WebTrends
12 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
12 15 (30.00%) PHP
12 15 (30.00%) SQL
12 15 (30.00%) Java
12 15 (30.00%) VBA
12 15 (30.00%) Python
12 15 (30.00%) Coremetrics
12 15 (30.00%) Omniture
12 15 (30.00%) Business Development
12 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (30.00%) Statistics
12 15 (30.00%) R
13 14 (28.00%) jQuery
13 14 (28.00%) OO
13 14 (28.00%) MVC
14 13 (26.00%) MySQL

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.00%) Flash Media Server
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Google Analytics
2 15 (30.00%) WebTrends
3 13 (26.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (70.00%) Marketing
2 26 (52.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Research Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Insight Analyst
4 14 (28.00%) PHP Developer
5 11 (22.00%) SEO Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Account Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) PPC Manager
8 1 (2.00%) PPC Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) PPC Executive
8 1 (2.00%) PPC Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Client Account Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Online Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.00%) SEO Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) HTML
1 19 (38.00%) CSS
2 14 (28.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.00%) Sass
3 1 (2.00%) LESS
3 1 (2.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.00%) Flash
3 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Social Media
2 27 (54.00%) User Experience
3 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (30.00%) Statistics
4 11 (22.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Digital Marketing
2 32 (64.00%) Analytics
3 30 (60.00%) Web Development
4 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 15 (30.00%) Business Development
5 14 (28.00%) OO
5 14 (28.00%) MVC
6 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Pay per click
8 5 (10.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) Online Marketing
9 3 (6.00%) Marketing Analytics
9 3 (6.00%) CRM
10 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.00%) Email Marketing
10 2 (4.00%) Social Media Monitoring
11 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.00%) Functional Programming
11 1 (2.00%) Campaign Management
11 1 (2.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) PHP
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) VBA
2 15 (30.00%) Python
2 15 (30.00%) R
3 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) Haskell
3 1 (2.00%) PHP5
3 1 (2.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Google
2 15 (30.00%) Coremetrics
2 15 (30.00%) Omniture
3 11 (22.00%) Twitter
4 1 (2.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + 10% bonus + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago