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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 79 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 16 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.57% 3.44% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 3.97% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
793 655 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.05% 86.75% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 703 577 569
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 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 26 (68.42%) Marketing
2 22 (57.89%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (57.89%) Analytics
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 20 (52.63%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) PHP
6 15 (39.47%) Social Media
7 14 (36.84%) User Experience
8 13 (34.21%) Web Development
9 12 (31.58%) Google
9 12 (31.58%) Google Analytics
10 11 (28.95%) OO
11 10 (26.32%) MVC
11 10 (26.32%) jQuery
12 9 (23.68%) Degree
12 9 (23.68%) Electronics
12 9 (23.68%) MySQL
12 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
12 9 (23.68%) Magento
13 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
13 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (21.05%) Project Management
13 8 (21.05%) Pay per click
14 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.79%) HTML5
15 5 (13.16%) R
15 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
15 5 (13.16%) WebTrends
15 5 (13.16%) VBA

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Google Analytics
2 9 (23.68%) Magento
3 5 (13.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 26 (68.42%) Marketing
2 9 (23.68%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Research Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) SEO Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Account Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Account Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Client Account Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior SEO Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) SEO Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Online Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.63%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) HTML
1 20 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) jQuery
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 4 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (5.26%) XHTML
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.63%) Flash
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (2.63%) Sass
6 1 (2.63%) LESS
6 1 (2.63%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
6 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Social Media
2 14 (36.84%) User Experience
3 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.16%) Statistics
5 4 (10.53%) Blog
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Digital Marketing
1 22 (57.89%) Analytics
2 13 (34.21%) Web Development
3 11 (28.95%) OO
4 10 (26.32%) MVC
5 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 8 (21.05%) Pay per click
7 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Business Development
8 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.53%) Marketing Analytics
9 2 (5.26%) Social Media Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) Time Management
9 2 (5.26%) Email Marketing
9 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.63%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 16 (42.11%) PHP
3 5 (13.16%) R
3 5 (13.16%) VBA
3 5 (13.16%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Haskell
4 1 (2.63%) PHP5
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) Coremetrics
2 5 (13.16%) Omniture
3 4 (10.53%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago