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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 61 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.35% 0.76% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.06% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £75,500 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+235.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 378 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.34% 72.14% 72.40%
Number of salaries quoted 346 322 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - - 4
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Web Development
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
5 10 (50.00%) Marketing
6 9 (45.00%) CSS3
6 9 (45.00%) WordPress
7 8 (40.00%) Ajax
7 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (35.00%) Web Design
8 7 (35.00%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (35.00%) Adobe
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
8 7 (35.00%) IIS
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (35.00%) SOAP
8 7 (35.00%) .NET
8 7 (35.00%) Flash
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Analytics
10 4 (20.00%) MVC
11 3 (15.00%) CMS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (45.00%) WordPress
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Web Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Web Designer
2 7 (35.00%) Designer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) SEO Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
5 9 (45.00%) CSS3
6 8 (40.00%) Ajax
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) SOAP
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) Flash
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) JSON
9 2 (10.00%) Middleware
9 2 (10.00%) JMS
9 2 (10.00%) REST
10 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blog
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Web Development
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) Web Design
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Facebook
3 2 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
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