The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 169 167 178
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 27 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.68% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 22
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £21,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SEO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3277 3014 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 82.01% 78.86% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 2561 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Hampshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Hampshire

SEO
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Southampton +7 11 £42,500 +77.08% 3
Waterlooville - 7 - -
Portsmouth -15 3 £45,000 +60.71%
Basingstoke -1 2 £42,500 +18.05%
Winchester - 2 £42,500 -
Fareham -6 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (70.83%) HTML
2 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 50 (69.44%) CSS
3 43 (59.72%) Marketing
4 39 (54.17%) jQuery
4 39 (54.17%) HTML5
5 38 (52.78%) CSS3
6 36 (50.00%) PHP
7 32 (44.44%) CMS
8 30 (41.67%) Adobe
9 23 (31.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (30.56%) WordPress
11 21 (29.17%) Online Marketing
12 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
13 18 (25.00%) Advertising
14 17 (23.61%) Photoshop
15 16 (22.22%) Flash
15 16 (22.22%) Pay per click
16 15 (20.83%) Graphic Design
16 15 (20.83%) OOP
16 15 (20.83%) MySQL
16 15 (20.83%) Web Design
17 14 (19.44%) Google
17 14 (19.44%) Retail
17 14 (19.44%) Social Media
18 13 (18.06%) Web Development
18 13 (18.06%) W3C
18 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
19 12 (16.67%) XHTML
19 12 (16.67%) OO

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 32 (44.44%) CMS
2 22 (30.56%) WordPress
3 7 (9.72%) Apache
3 7 (9.72%) ExpressionEngine
4 6 (8.33%) IIS
4 6 (8.33%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.56%) Drupal
6 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.78%) Kentico
8 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Photoshop
2 12 (16.67%) Fireworks
3 9 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.94%) Magento
3 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) MySQL
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Subversion
2 7 (9.72%) Grunt
3 5 (6.94%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.17%) Yeoman
5 2 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.78%) Axure RP
General
1 43 (59.72%) Marketing
2 18 (25.00%) Advertising
3 14 (19.44%) Retail
4 10 (13.89%) Automotive
5 6 (8.33%) Finance
6 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.17%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 32 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Designer
3 18 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 13 (18.06%) PHP Developer
5 12 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Account Director
7 8 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Search Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Software Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Development Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Web Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
11 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.78%) Development Team Leader
11 2 (2.78%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) HTML
2 50 (69.44%) CSS
3 39 (54.17%) jQuery
3 39 (54.17%) HTML5
4 38 (52.78%) CSS3
5 16 (22.22%) Flash
6 12 (16.67%) XHTML
7 10 (13.89%) Web Services
8 9 (12.50%) .NET
8 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.11%) Sass
9 8 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
10 7 (9.72%) Backbone.js
10 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.72%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (8.33%) Ajax
11 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.94%) XML
12 5 (6.94%) XSLT
12 5 (6.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Graphic Design
2 14 (19.44%) Social Media
3 13 (18.06%) W3C
4 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.72%) User Experience
6 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.56%) Mashup
7 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.39%) Statistics
7 1 (1.39%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Responsive Web Design
2 21 (29.17%) Online Marketing
3 16 (22.22%) Pay per click
4 15 (20.83%) OOP
4 15 (20.83%) Web Design
5 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.06%) Web Development
6 12 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (16.67%) Analytics
6 12 (16.67%) OO
7 11 (15.28%) OOD
8 8 (11.11%) Content Management
8 8 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
8 8 (11.11%) OO PHP
8 8 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (9.72%) MVC
10 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Project Management
10 5 (6.94%) Campaign Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 36 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (9.72%) C#
3 7 (9.72%) PHP5
4 5 (6.94%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) APMP
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) WAI
2 5 (6.94%) WCAG
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Adobe
2 14 (19.44%) Google
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) Facebook
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.39%) Ektron
5 1 (1.39%) Omniture
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