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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 177 170 160
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.59% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.84% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 29
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
3269 3103 3255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.82% 77.95% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 2620 2771
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 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 1 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 +11 8 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Waterlooville - 8 - -
Portsmouth -18 4 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Basingstoke -15 1 £42,500 +18.05%
Winchester - 1 £42,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 53 (72.60%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
4 42 (57.53%) HTML5
5 41 (56.16%) Marketing
6 40 (54.79%) CSS3
6 40 (54.79%) jQuery
7 39 (53.42%) PHP
8 33 (45.21%) CMS
9 31 (42.47%) Adobe
10 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (32.88%) Online Marketing
12 21 (28.77%) WordPress
13 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
13 19 (26.03%) Google
14 18 (24.66%) MySQL
14 18 (24.66%) OOP
15 17 (23.29%) Flash
15 17 (23.29%) Photoshop
15 17 (23.29%) Advertising
16 16 (21.92%) Web Design
16 16 (21.92%) W3C
17 15 (20.55%) Retail
17 15 (20.55%) Pay per click
17 15 (20.55%) Graphic Design
18 14 (19.18%) WAI
18 14 (19.18%) Fireworks
18 14 (19.18%) OOD
18 14 (19.18%) XHTML
18 14 (19.18%) OO

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (45.21%) CMS
2 21 (28.77%) WordPress
3 9 (12.33%) Apache
3 9 (12.33%) ExpressionEngine
4 8 (10.96%) Joomla!
5 6 (8.22%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Drupal
7 2 (2.74%) Kentico
8 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Photoshop
2 14 (19.18%) Fireworks
3 11 (15.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) MySQL
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.96%) Grunt
3 6 (8.22%) Subversion
4 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (4.11%) Yeoman
6 2 (2.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
General
1 41 (56.16%) Marketing
2 17 (23.29%) Advertising
3 15 (20.55%) Retail
4 10 (13.70%) Automotive
5 8 (10.96%) Finance
6 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.11%) Back Office
7 2 (2.74%) Publishing
7 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) Web Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Web Designer
3 18 (24.66%) Designer
4 15 (20.55%) PHP Web Developer
4 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Search Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Account Director
8 3 (4.11%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 42 (57.53%) HTML5
4 40 (54.79%) CSS3
4 40 (54.79%) jQuery
5 17 (23.29%) Flash
6 14 (19.18%) XHTML
7 12 (16.44%) Web Services
8 9 (12.33%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (12.33%) Sass
8 9 (12.33%) Semantic HTML
9 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.96%) Backbone.js
10 7 (9.59%) .NET
10 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
11 6 (8.22%) Ajax
11 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.85%) XML
12 5 (6.85%) XSLT
12 5 (6.85%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) W3C
2 15 (20.55%) Graphic Design
3 12 (16.44%) Social Media
4 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.85%) Digital Media
5 5 (6.85%) Mashup
6 2 (2.74%) Photography
7 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
7 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (32.88%) Online Marketing
3 18 (24.66%) OOP
4 16 (21.92%) Web Design
5 15 (20.55%) Pay per click
6 14 (19.18%) OO
6 14 (19.18%) OOD
6 14 (19.18%) Analytics
7 13 (17.81%) Web Development
8 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
9 10 (13.70%) Content Management
10 9 (12.33%) MVC
10 9 (12.33%) Graceful Degradation
10 9 (12.33%) Progressive Enhancement
10 9 (12.33%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (12.33%) OO PHP
11 7 (9.59%) Campaign Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.85%) Automated Testing
13 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
2 39 (53.42%) PHP
3 9 (12.33%) PHP5
4 6 (8.22%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) APMP
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) WAI
2 5 (6.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Adobe
2 19 (26.03%) Google
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.22%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.37%) Ektron
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