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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 180 167 181
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 27 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.74% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 17
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,600 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £74,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
3278 2959 3363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.87% 78.68% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2715 2507 2866
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,007 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 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 30 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 +3 11 £42,500 +77.08% 7
Waterlooville - 6 - -
Basingstoke -1 3 £42,500 +19.71%
Portsmouth -15 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Winchester - 2 £42,500 - 1
Fareham -6 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 48 (70.59%) HTML
1 48 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 47 (69.12%) CSS
3 40 (58.82%) Marketing
4 37 (54.41%) jQuery
5 36 (52.94%) HTML5
5 36 (52.94%) CSS3
6 33 (48.53%) PHP
7 30 (44.12%) CMS
8 29 (42.65%) Adobe
9 22 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (30.88%) WordPress
11 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
12 19 (27.94%) Online Marketing
13 18 (26.47%) Advertising
14 17 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 16 (23.53%) Photoshop
15 16 (23.53%) Pay per click
16 15 (22.06%) Graphic Design
16 15 (22.06%) Flash
17 14 (20.59%) Social Media
18 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
18 13 (19.12%) OOP
18 13 (19.12%) Retail
18 13 (19.12%) Web Design
19 12 (17.65%) MySQL
19 12 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
19 12 (17.65%) Google
20 11 (16.18%) Web Development
20 11 (16.18%) WAI

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (44.12%) CMS
2 21 (30.88%) WordPress
3 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 6 (8.82%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 4 (5.88%) Drupal
5 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.94%) Kentico
7 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 16 (23.53%) Photoshop
3 11 (16.18%) Fireworks
4 8 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 5 (7.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MySQL
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) Subversion
2 7 (10.29%) Grunt
3 5 (7.35%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.41%) Yeoman
5 2 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.94%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (58.82%) Marketing
2 18 (26.47%) Advertising
3 13 (19.12%) Retail
4 10 (14.71%) Automotive
5 5 (7.35%) Finance
6 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Developer
2 30 (44.12%) Web Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Web Designer
3 18 (26.47%) Designer
4 11 (16.18%) PHP Developer
5 10 (14.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Account Director
6 8 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Search Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Web Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (70.59%) HTML
2 47 (69.12%) CSS
3 37 (54.41%) jQuery
4 36 (52.94%) HTML5
4 36 (52.94%) CSS3
5 15 (22.06%) Flash
6 11 (16.18%) XHTML
7 9 (13.24%) .NET
7 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
7 9 (13.24%) Web Services
8 8 (11.76%) Sass
8 8 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
9 7 (10.29%) Backbone.js
9 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (8.82%) Ajax
10 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.35%) XML
11 5 (7.35%) XSLT
11 5 (7.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Graphic Design
2 14 (20.59%) Social Media
3 11 (16.18%) W3C
4 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 7 (10.29%) User Experience
5 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.88%) Digital Media
6 4 (5.88%) Mashup
7 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (27.94%) Online Marketing
3 16 (23.53%) Pay per click
4 13 (19.12%) OOP
4 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
4 13 (19.12%) Web Design
5 12 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (16.18%) Web Development
6 11 (16.18%) Analytics
6 11 (16.18%) OO
7 10 (14.71%) OOD
8 8 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
8 8 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (10.29%) OO PHP
9 7 (10.29%) Content Management
10 6 (8.82%) MVC
11 5 (7.35%) Project Management
12 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 33 (48.53%) PHP
3 7 (10.29%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) PHP5
5 5 (7.35%) SQL
6 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) APMP
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) WAI
2 5 (7.35%) WCAG
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Adobe
2 12 (17.65%) Google
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Facebook
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) Ektron
5 1 (1.47%) Omniture
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