The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 67 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 20 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.22% 2.09% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.60% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 3
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +47.72%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 616 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.56% 80.63% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 548 501 275
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SEO
South West

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SEO
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Dorset region.

SEO Salary Trend in Dorset

SEO
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +1 16 £28,500 -12.30% 3
Poole -14 1 £26,000 -30.66%
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (95.65%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) Marketing
5 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
5 11 (47.83%) jQuery
6 10 (43.48%) Magento
6 10 (43.48%) XHTML
6 10 (43.48%) Drupal
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) .NET
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) Web Development
8 7 (30.43%) CMS
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (26.09%) Google
9 6 (26.09%) Google Analytics
9 6 (26.09%) Analytics
10 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
10 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
10 5 (21.74%) REST
10 5 (21.74%) WebSockets
10 5 (21.74%) Facebook
10 5 (21.74%) Twitter
10 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 5 (21.74%) CRM

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (43.48%) Drupal
2 7 (30.43%) CMS
3 5 (21.74%) IIS
4 3 (13.04%) WordPress
5 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Magento
2 6 (26.09%) Google Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
General
1 15 (65.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Front-End Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Front-End Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Assistant
6 1 (4.35%) Website Manager
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) jQuery
4 10 (43.48%) XHTML
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) JSON
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) WebSockets
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) SOAP
7 5 (21.74%) JMS
7 5 (21.74%) Middleware
8 4 (17.39%) CakePHP
9 3 (13.04%) Ajax
9 3 (13.04%) XML
10 2 (8.70%) Web Services
11 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
1 5 (21.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) B2B
5 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Google
2 5 (21.74%) Facebook
2 5 (21.74%) Twitter
2 5 (21.74%) TIBCO
3 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
3 4 (17.39%) Zend
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