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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 72 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing SEO 17 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.89% 4.52% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 5.25% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
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
767 609 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 85.32% 86.02% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 661 496 578
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 23 January 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (66.67%) Marketing
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) PHP
4 16 (48.48%) Analytics
5 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 14 (42.42%) HTML5
7 13 (39.39%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (36.36%) Project Management
9 11 (33.33%) Online Marketing
10 10 (30.30%) Pay per click
11 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) OO
11 9 (27.27%) XHTML
12 8 (24.24%) JUnit
12 8 (24.24%) XML
12 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.21%) CMS
13 7 (21.21%) Social Media
13 7 (21.21%) jQuery
14 6 (18.18%) Google Analytics
14 6 (18.18%) Google
14 6 (18.18%) User Experience
15 5 (15.15%) Marketing Analytics
15 5 (15.15%) SaaS
15 5 (15.15%) CSS3
15 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (15.15%) Time Management
15 5 (15.15%) CRM
16 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (21.21%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Drupal
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.15%) SEO Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Account Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Client Account Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior SEO Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Web Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Account Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) PPC Executive
7 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Search Manager
7 1 (3.03%) SEO Manager
7 1 (3.03%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) HTML5
3 9 (27.27%) XHTML
4 8 (24.24%) XML
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) CSS3
7 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 2 (6.06%) Zurb Foundation
8 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
8 1 (3.03%) Sass
8 1 (3.03%) LESS
8 1 (3.03%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Social Media
3 6 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) W3C
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Analytics
2 13 (39.39%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (36.36%) Project Management
4 11 (33.33%) Online Marketing
5 10 (30.30%) Pay per click
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Marketing Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (15.15%) Time Management
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
10 2 (6.06%) Content Management
10 2 (6.06%) Search Engine Marketing
10 2 (6.06%) Web Design
10 2 (6.06%) Marketing Strategy
11 1 (3.03%) Coaching
11 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PHP
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
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