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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 75 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 21 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.14% 3.47% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 4.08% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
774 687 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.74% 85.13% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 683 596 570
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 November 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (65.71%) Marketing
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) PHP
4 17 (48.57%) Analytics
5 14 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (31.43%) Online Marketing
6 11 (31.43%) OO
6 11 (31.43%) Project Management
7 10 (28.57%) Pay per click
7 10 (28.57%) Social Media
8 9 (25.71%) HTML5
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) Google
9 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 8 (22.86%) Google Analytics
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (20.00%) MySQL
10 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Magento
11 6 (17.14%) CMS
11 6 (17.14%) User Experience
12 5 (14.29%) CSS3
12 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (14.29%) Time Management
13 4 (11.43%) XHTML
13 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.43%) CRM

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 6 (17.14%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Google Analytics
2 7 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (65.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (22.86%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.29%) SEO Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Account Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Account Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior SEO Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Client Account Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) SEO Manager
8 1 (2.86%) PPC Executive
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Search Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.86%) PPC Manager
8 1 (2.86%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (25.71%) HTML5
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 5 (14.29%) CSS3
5 4 (11.43%) XHTML
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) Flash
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.86%) Sass
7 1 (2.86%) LESS
7 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Social Media
2 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (31.43%) OO
3 11 (31.43%) Online Marketing
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Pay per click
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Time Management
7 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Marketing Analytics
8 4 (11.43%) CRM
8 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 2 (5.71%) Search Engine Marketing
9 2 (5.71%) Email Marketing
9 2 (5.71%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (5.71%) Social Media Monitoring
10 1 (2.86%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (48.57%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) PHP5
3 1 (2.86%) Haskell
3 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Zend
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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