The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 61 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.19% 1.29% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.44% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £61,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
448 555 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 89.07% 89.66% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 383 438 513
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Dorset

SEO
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -4 3 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Dorchester - 2 £27,500 -
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for SEO.

1 22 (91.67%) Marketing
2 17 (70.83%) Google Analytics
2 17 (70.83%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (70.83%) Analytics
2 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (70.83%) Google
3 14 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) User Experience
7 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
7 4 (16.67%) Facilities Management
7 4 (16.67%) Email Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) Laravel
7 4 (16.67%) XAML
7 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) T-SQL

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 14 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) OLTP
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 22 (91.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) SEO Manager
1 14 (58.33%) SEO Specialist
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Digital
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) HTML5
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.67%) Laravel
4 4 (16.67%) XHTML
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Social Media
4 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Analytics
1 17 (70.83%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Facilities Management
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Display Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Google
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) HubSpot
4 1 (4.17%) Omniture
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Poole, Dorset
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