The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 72 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 20 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.58% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 0
Average salary £29,250 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
SEO
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
657 412 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.77% 79.38% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 566 327 298
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram 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 30 March 2015. 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
Poole -9 10 £32,000 +25.49% 2
Bournemouth -14 10 £25,000 -9.09% 2
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 31 (77.50%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) Marketing
4 20 (50.00%) Google
4 20 (50.00%) Google Analytics
4 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (50.00%) Analytics
5 19 (47.50%) Web Development
5 19 (47.50%) Pay per click
6 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) jQuery
8 11 (27.50%) MVC
8 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
8 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
9 10 (25.00%) PHP
10 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) C#
10 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (17.50%) MySQL
12 6 (15.00%) CMS
12 6 (15.00%) User Experience
13 5 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (15.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Drupal
2 4 (10.00%) WordPress
3 3 (7.50%) Moodle
3 3 (7.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (55.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) SEO Specialist
3 12 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.00%) PPC Specialist
4 8 (20.00%) PPC Manager
4 8 (20.00%) PPC Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) PPC Executive
5 5 (12.50%) SEO Executive
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) jQuery
4 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (7.50%) Ajax
7 3 (7.50%) CakePHP
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Sass
7 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.50%) XHTML
8 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Analytics
2 19 (47.50%) Pay per click
2 19 (47.50%) Web Development
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (27.50%) MVC
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (7.50%) Content Management
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
9 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.00%) PHP
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (7.50%) Zend
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
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