The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 103 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 16 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.14% 2.09% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.56% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1082 664 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.79% 81.67% 68.14%
Number of salaries quoted 923 579 604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
South East

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SEO
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

SEO Salary Trend in East Sussex

SEO
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in East Sussex

SEO
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Brighton -24 14 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 39 (73.58%) Marketing
2 35 (66.04%) Digital Marketing
2 35 (66.04%) Social Media
2 35 (66.04%) Analytics
3 27 (50.94%) Web Development
3 27 (50.94%) Electronics
4 25 (47.17%) Google
5 23 (43.40%) Google Analytics
6 21 (39.62%) HTML
7 20 (37.74%) Statistics
8 17 (32.08%) Blog
9 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
9 16 (30.19%) CSS
9 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
10 15 (28.30%) Java
10 15 (28.30%) SQL
10 15 (28.30%) VBA
10 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
10 15 (28.30%) Python
10 15 (28.30%) WebTrends
10 15 (28.30%) Coremetrics
10 15 (28.30%) Business Development
10 15 (28.30%) R
10 15 (28.30%) Omniture
11 14 (26.42%) PHP
11 14 (26.42%) OO
12 13 (24.53%) MySQL
12 13 (24.53%) MVC
12 13 (24.53%) Degree
12 13 (24.53%) jQuery

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (1.89%) Flash Media Server
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Google Analytics
2 15 (28.30%) WebTrends
3 13 (24.53%) Magento
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (73.58%) Marketing
2 27 (50.94%) Electronics
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Research Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Insight Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) PHP Developer
4 12 (22.64%) SEO Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Copywriter
6 2 (3.77%) SEO Executive
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 1 (1.89%) SEO Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 35 (66.04%) Social Media
2 20 (37.74%) Statistics
3 17 (32.08%) Blog
4 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.43%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) UNIX
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Digital Marketing
1 35 (66.04%) Analytics
2 27 (50.94%) Web Development
3 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
3 15 (28.30%) Business Development
4 14 (26.42%) OO
5 13 (24.53%) MVC
5 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Email Marketing
7 5 (9.43%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (5.66%) Online Marketing
8 3 (5.66%) Content Management
9 2 (3.77%) Pay per click
9 2 (3.77%) Social Media Monitoring
10 1 (1.89%) Campaign Management
10 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.89%) Web Analytics
10 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.89%) TDD
10 1 (1.89%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.30%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) VBA
2 15 (28.30%) Python
2 15 (28.30%) R
3 14 (26.42%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) PHP5
4 1 (1.89%) Haskell
4 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) GNVQ
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Google
2 15 (28.30%) Coremetrics
2 15 (28.30%) Omniture
3 13 (24.53%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) Zend
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago