The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 44 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.74% 0.43% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 0.58% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 171 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 78.74% 73.08% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 232 146 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SEO
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SEO Salary Trend in Farnborough

SEO
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
1 19 (90.48%) jQuery
1 19 (90.48%) HTML5
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 18 (85.71%) XML
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (80.95%) SharePoint
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (80.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (80.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (80.95%) Ajax
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (66.67%) CAML
5 12 (57.14%) Web Development
6 10 (47.62%) Intranet
6 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
9 7 (33.33%) QA

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (80.95%) SharePoint
1 17 (80.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 14 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Head of Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) HTML5
1 19 (90.48%) jQuery
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 17 (80.95%) Ajax
4 14 (66.67%) CAML
5 2 (9.52%) COM
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) COM+
6 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.76%) LESS
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) Sass
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 12 (57.14%) Web Development
3 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 7 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft