The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 17 8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 3.80% 25.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.92% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 24
Average salary - £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
SEO
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 61 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 75.35% 77.22% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 95 54 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SEO
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SEO Salary Trend in Gatwick

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Omniture
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) EPiServer

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Omniture
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle