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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 78 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.80% 2.94% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.40% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 10
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £34,750 £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
788 676 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.64% 86.33% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 699 593 584
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 £50,000
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 31 October 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) CSS
1 21 (63.64%) Marketing
2 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 17 (51.52%) Analytics
4 16 (48.48%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (33.33%) OO
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) Google Analytics
6 9 (27.27%) Google
6 9 (27.27%) Online Marketing
6 9 (27.27%) Social Media
7 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Magento
7 8 (24.24%) HTML5
7 8 (24.24%) User Experience
7 8 (24.24%) Pay per click
7 8 (24.24%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) MySQL
8 6 (18.18%) CMS
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) CSS3
9 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (12.12%) Marketing Analytics
10 4 (12.12%) SaaS
10 4 (12.12%) CRM

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Google Analytics
2 8 (24.24%) Magento
3 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (63.64%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Account Manager
5 3 (9.09%) SEO Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Account Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior SEO Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Client Account Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Research Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Online Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.03%) SEO Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
1 21 (63.64%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) HTML5
4 5 (15.15%) CSS3
5 3 (9.09%) XHTML
6 2 (6.06%) XML
7 1 (3.03%) Flash
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.03%) Sass
7 1 (3.03%) LESS
7 1 (3.03%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Social Media
2 8 (24.24%) User Experience
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Analytics
2 16 (48.48%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Online Marketing
5 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Pay per click
6 6 (18.18%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.12%) Marketing Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) CRM
8 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
10 2 (6.06%) Social Media Monitoring
10 2 (6.06%) Email Marketing
11 1 (3.03%) OOP
11 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.03%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) PHP5
3 1 (3.03%) Haskell
3 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (3.03%) R
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Coremetrics
2 1 (3.03%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Omniture
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago