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 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 157 181 149
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -32
Permanent jobs citing SEO 28 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 0.67% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.81% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 20
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
2822 3220 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.72% 82.67% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2756 2283
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Farnborough -12 11 £35,000 - 3
Basingstoke +16 7 £42,500 +54.54%
Southampton -4 4 - - 1
Hook - 3 £24,500 -
Andover +1 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Fareham - 1 £21,000 - 2
Romsey - 1 £27,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 39 (72.22%) HTML
2 31 (57.41%) CSS
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 26 (48.15%) jQuery
5 23 (42.59%) HTML5
6 22 (40.74%) Social Media
6 22 (40.74%) Marketing
6 22 (40.74%) Web Development
7 21 (38.89%) .NET
8 20 (37.04%) Analytics
9 19 (35.19%) XML
10 18 (33.33%) Ajax
11 17 (31.48%) MVC
12 16 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (27.78%) Google
13 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
13 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
13 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (25.93%) C#
14 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
14 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
14 14 (25.93%) CMS
14 14 (25.93%) Pay per click
14 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (24.07%) SharePoint

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (25.93%) CMS
2 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (22.22%) WordPress
4 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (9.26%) Node.js
6 3 (5.56%) Drupal
6 3 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.26%) GIMP
4 2 (3.70%) MS Office
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (5.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.85%) AdWords
4 1 (1.85%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Intranet
2 5 (9.26%) Bluetooth
2 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (9.26%) Wireless
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (3.70%) SMS
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (14.81%) Subversion
4 5 (9.26%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (40.74%) Marketing
2 12 (22.22%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Marketing Executive
4 10 (18.52%) Digital Executive
4 10 (18.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Content Manager
7 6 (11.11%) Digital Content Manager
7 6 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (11.11%) Junior
7 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Junior Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Middleware Developer
8 5 (9.26%) SEO Manager
9 4 (7.41%) SEO Executive
10 3 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
10 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) HTML
2 31 (57.41%) CSS
3 26 (48.15%) jQuery
4 23 (42.59%) HTML5
5 21 (38.89%) .NET
6 19 (35.19%) XML
7 18 (33.33%) Ajax
8 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.37%) CAML
10 9 (16.67%) CSS3
11 8 (14.81%) JSON
11 8 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.26%) Google Maps API
12 5 (9.26%) Middleware
12 5 (9.26%) REST
13 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.41%) Sass
14 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (5.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Social Media
2 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.67%) Blog
3 9 (16.67%) User Experience
4 5 (9.26%) Graphic Design
5 4 (7.41%) Copywriting
6 3 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (3.70%) Photography
8 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Web Development
2 20 (37.04%) Analytics
3 17 (31.48%) MVC
4 15 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (25.93%) Pay per click
6 10 (18.52%) Content Management
6 10 (18.52%) Email Marketing
7 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.81%) CRM
9 6 (11.11%) Web Analytics
10 4 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.41%) Online Marketing
10 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
11 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.56%) Search Engine Marketing
11 3 (5.56%) Social Media Marketing
11 3 (5.56%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.93%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) PHP
4 3 (5.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Google
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Adobe
3 3 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (1.85%) Facebook
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Tableau
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Solutions 4 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 24 days ago