The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 76 78 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing SEO 36 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.88% 0.76% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 0.92% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 12
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 652 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.04% 82.22% 70.55%
Number of salaries quoted 830 577 436
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SEO
East Sussex

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 9 July 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 35 (70.00%) Analytics
2 33 (66.00%) Social Media
2 33 (66.00%) Marketing
2 33 (66.00%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (56.00%) Web Development
4 26 (52.00%) Electronics
5 22 (44.00%) HTML
5 22 (44.00%) Google
5 22 (44.00%) Google Analytics
6 20 (40.00%) Statistics
7 17 (34.00%) Java
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) jQuery
8 16 (32.00%) Blog
8 16 (32.00%) MVC
9 15 (30.00%) Coremetrics
9 15 (30.00%) Business Development
9 15 (30.00%) Omniture
9 15 (30.00%) WebTrends
9 15 (30.00%) Python
9 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
9 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) VBA
9 15 (30.00%) R
10 14 (28.00%) PHP
10 14 (28.00%) MySQL
10 14 (28.00%) OO
10 14 (28.00%) Degree

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.00%) Drupal
2 2 (4.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.00%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Google Analytics
2 15 (30.00%) WebTrends
3 12 (24.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (66.00%) Marketing
2 26 (52.00%) Electronics
3 5 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 17 (34.00%) Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Research Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Insight Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) PHP Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) SEO Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Copywriter
7 2 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 17 (34.00%) CSS
3 16 (32.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) Ajax
4 2 (4.00%) WCF
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) XSL
4 2 (4.00%) XSLT
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) LAMP
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) XHTML
4 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (66.00%) Social Media
2 20 (40.00%) Statistics
3 16 (32.00%) Blog
4 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Analytics
2 33 (66.00%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (56.00%) Web Development
4 16 (32.00%) MVC
5 15 (30.00%) Business Development
5 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
6 14 (28.00%) OO
7 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Email Marketing
9 5 (10.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) UML
11 2 (4.00%) OOP
11 2 (4.00%) RDF
11 2 (4.00%) Social Media Monitoring
11 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) Python
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) VBA
2 15 (30.00%) R
3 14 (28.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (2.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.00%) Haskell
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Google
2 15 (30.00%) Coremetrics
2 15 (30.00%) Omniture
3 11 (22.00%) Twitter
4 2 (4.00%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago