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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 78 95 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.07% 0.97% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.17% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
687 1027 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.69% 83.36% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 546 892 504
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015, 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 (74.29%) Project Management
2 25 (71.43%) Marketing
3 21 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (57.14%) Online Marketing
4 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 20 (57.14%) Analytics
5 19 (54.29%) Pay per click
6 18 (51.43%) Retail
7 17 (48.57%) SaaS
7 17 (48.57%) CRM
7 17 (48.57%) Marketing Analytics
8 11 (31.43%) HTML
9 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
9 10 (28.57%) Big Data
10 9 (25.71%) Social Media
10 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.71%) CSS
11 8 (22.86%) HTML5
11 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
12 7 (20.00%) Degree
12 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 7 (20.00%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) XQuery
13 6 (17.14%) Scrum
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) XML
13 6 (17.14%) OO
13 6 (17.14%) RAD
13 6 (17.14%) Java

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (5.71%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Big Data
2 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (71.43%) Marketing
2 18 (51.43%) Retail
3 7 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Account Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Software Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SEO Account Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SEO Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) CSS
3 8 (22.86%) HTML5
4 6 (17.14%) Memcached
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) XML Schema
4 6 (17.14%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) XHTML
6 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
6 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.86%) Sass
6 1 (2.86%) LESS
6 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Social Media
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) iPad
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Project Management
2 21 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 20 (57.14%) Online Marketing
3 20 (57.14%) Analytics
3 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 19 (54.29%) Pay per click
5 17 (48.57%) CRM
5 17 (48.57%) Marketing Analytics
6 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
8 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
8 6 (17.14%) OO
8 6 (17.14%) RAD
8 6 (17.14%) OOD
8 6 (17.14%) SOA
8 6 (17.14%) API Development
8 6 (17.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) COBOL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) XQuery
2 6 (17.14%) XPath
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Google
1 6 (17.14%) iRise
2 2 (5.71%) Omniture
3 1 (2.86%) Facebook
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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