The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 76 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.55% 1.04% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.18% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 16
Median salary £28,250 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,200 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £47,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
639 763 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.30% 88.41% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 596 660 670
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 3 (42.86%) Pay per click
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) WordPress
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) PPC Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) SEO Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Pay per click
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL