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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 167 143 147
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 26 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.69% 0.64% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.80% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 35
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
3023 2616 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.89% 79.30% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 2133 2738
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +6 11 £27,500 - 2
Andover - 7 £30,000 - 1
Basingstoke -4 2 £30,000 -31.42%
Portsmouth - 2 £30,000 -
Farnborough +4 1 - - 1
Liss - 1 £29,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 30 (54.55%) Marketing
2 28 (50.91%) HTML
3 27 (49.09%) jQuery
4 25 (45.45%) PHP
5 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
5 24 (43.64%) CSS
6 20 (36.36%) Adobe
6 20 (36.36%) Photoshop
7 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
7 19 (34.55%) HTML5
7 19 (34.55%) CSS3
8 18 (32.73%) Retail
9 17 (30.91%) Pay per click
10 16 (29.09%) Graphic Design
10 16 (29.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (27.27%) MySQL
12 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
12 14 (25.45%) Adobe Illustrator
12 14 (25.45%) WordPress
13 13 (23.64%) Advertising
14 12 (21.82%) CMS
14 12 (21.82%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (20.00%) OOP
16 10 (18.18%) W3C
16 10 (18.18%) Fireworks
16 10 (18.18%) MVC
16 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (18.18%) PHP5
16 10 (18.18%) Analytics
17 9 (16.36%) Online Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 14 (25.45%) WordPress
2 12 (21.82%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) Kentico
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 14 (25.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (18.18%) Fireworks
4 8 (14.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Google Analytics
2 4 (7.27%) Magento
3 2 (3.64%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.82%) Radian6
4 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) QlikView
2 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 30 (54.55%) Marketing
2 18 (32.73%) Retail
3 13 (23.64%) Advertising
4 6 (10.91%) Automotive
5 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) Web Developer
3 11 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 10 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Account Director
6 6 (10.91%) Designer
6 6 (10.91%) Web Designer
7 4 (7.27%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (3.64%) SEO Executive
8 2 (3.64%) PPC Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Marketing Campaign Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Campaign Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.64%) PPC Executive
8 2 (3.64%) PPC Manager
8 2 (3.64%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.91%) HTML
2 27 (49.09%) jQuery
3 24 (43.64%) CSS
4 19 (34.55%) HTML5
4 19 (34.55%) CSS3
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.82%) Symfony
6 1 (1.82%) LAMP
6 1 (1.82%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Graphic Design
2 10 (18.18%) W3C
3 8 (14.55%) Social Media
4 5 (9.09%) BBC
5 4 (7.27%) User Experience
5 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Pay per click
2 16 (29.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (25.45%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.82%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (20.00%) OOP
6 10 (18.18%) MVC
6 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Analytics
7 9 (16.36%) Online Marketing
8 8 (14.55%) Web Development
9 6 (10.91%) Time Management
10 5 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (7.27%) Social Media Marketing
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.45%) Email Marketing
12 3 (5.45%) Web Analytics
13 2 (3.64%) Web Design
13 2 (3.64%) Search Engine Marketing
13 2 (3.64%) Campaign Management
13 2 (3.64%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PHP
2 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.18%) PHP5
4 1 (1.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Adobe
2 9 (16.36%) Google
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Ektron
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) Omniture
4 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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