The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 90 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.54% 0.81% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.01% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 14
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 596 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.60% 80.32% 68.30%
Number of salaries quoted 822 525 457
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
East Sussex

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 28 July 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 (71.43%) Marketing
2 34 (69.39%) Digital Marketing
2 34 (69.39%) Social Media
2 34 (69.39%) Analytics
3 27 (55.10%) Web Development
4 26 (53.06%) Electronics
5 23 (46.94%) Google
5 23 (46.94%) Google Analytics
6 21 (42.86%) HTML
7 20 (40.82%) Statistics
8 16 (32.65%) Blog
8 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.65%) CSS
8 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.61%) Java
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 15 (30.61%) VBA
9 15 (30.61%) WebTrends
9 15 (30.61%) Data Modelling
9 15 (30.61%) Python
9 15 (30.61%) Coremetrics
9 15 (30.61%) Business Development
9 15 (30.61%) Omniture
9 15 (30.61%) R
10 14 (28.57%) PHP
10 14 (28.57%) OO
11 13 (26.53%) MySQL
11 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) Magento
11 13 (26.53%) jQuery

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Flash Media Server
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (46.94%) 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 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (71.43%) Marketing
2 26 (53.06%) Electronics
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Research Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Insight Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 11 (22.45%) SEO Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Copywriter
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.04%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) HTML
2 16 (32.65%) CSS
3 13 (26.53%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (69.39%) Social Media
2 20 (40.82%) Statistics
3 16 (32.65%) Blog
4 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Digital Marketing
1 34 (69.39%) Analytics
2 27 (55.10%) Web Development
3 15 (30.61%) Data Modelling
3 15 (30.61%) Business Development
4 14 (28.57%) OO
5 13 (26.53%) MVC
5 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Email Marketing
7 5 (10.20%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (4.08%) Social Media Monitoring
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.04%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.04%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.04%) Search Engine Marketing
9 1 (2.04%) TDD
9 1 (2.04%) Web Analytics
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.04%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) VBA
2 15 (30.61%) Python
2 15 (30.61%) R
3 14 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (2.04%) Haskell
4 1 (2.04%) PHP5
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Google
2 15 (30.61%) Coremetrics
2 15 (30.61%) Omniture
3 11 (22.45%) Twitter
4 1 (2.04%) Zend
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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