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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 182 161 158
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 29
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
3221 3073 3246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.89% 78.03% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 2596 2764
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Waterlooville - 9 - -
Southampton +12 7 £38,750 +61.45% 1
Portsmouth -15 4 £45,000 +42.85% 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (71.23%) HTML
2 51 (69.86%) CSS
3 50 (68.49%) JavaScript
4 41 (56.16%) HTML5
5 40 (54.79%) Marketing
6 39 (53.42%) CSS3
6 39 (53.42%) jQuery
6 39 (53.42%) PHP
7 32 (43.84%) CMS
8 31 (42.47%) Adobe
9 25 (34.25%) Online Marketing
9 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (27.40%) WordPress
10 20 (27.40%) Google
11 19 (26.03%) Advertising
12 18 (24.66%) MySQL
12 18 (24.66%) OOP
12 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
13 17 (23.29%) Pay per click
13 17 (23.29%) Flash
14 16 (21.92%) W3C
14 16 (21.92%) Photoshop
14 16 (21.92%) Web Design
15 15 (20.55%) Retail
15 15 (20.55%) Graphic Design
16 14 (19.18%) WAI
16 14 (19.18%) Fireworks
16 14 (19.18%) XHTML
16 14 (19.18%) OO
16 14 (19.18%) OOD

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (43.84%) CMS
2 20 (27.40%) 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 1 (1.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) 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 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.96%) Grunt
3 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (6.85%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Yeoman
5 2 (2.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.74%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (54.79%) Marketing
2 19 (26.03%) Advertising
3 15 (20.55%) Retail
4 10 (13.70%) Automotive
5 9 (12.33%) Finance
6 3 (4.11%) Back Office
6 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 33 (45.21%) Web Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Web Designer
3 18 (24.66%) Designer
4 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
4 15 (20.55%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Search Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Account Director
8 3 (4.11%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Webmaster
9 2 (2.74%) Junior
9 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (71.23%) HTML
2 51 (69.86%) CSS
3 41 (56.16%) HTML5
4 39 (53.42%) CSS3
4 39 (53.42%) jQuery
5 17 (23.29%) Flash
6 14 (19.18%) XHTML
7 13 (17.81%) Web Services
8 9 (12.33%) Sass
8 9 (12.33%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (12.33%) Semantic HTML
9 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.96%) Backbone.js
10 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.22%) .NET
10 6 (8.22%) Ajax
10 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.85%) YUI
11 5 (6.85%) SOAP
11 5 (6.85%) XML
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%) Mashup
5 5 (6.85%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.74%) Photography
7 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
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%) Online Marketing
1 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (24.66%) OOP
3 17 (23.29%) Pay per click
4 16 (21.92%) Web Design
5 14 (19.18%) OO
5 14 (19.18%) OOD
6 13 (17.81%) Web Development
6 13 (17.81%) Analytics
7 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.70%) Content Management
9 9 (12.33%) MVC
9 9 (12.33%) Graceful Degradation
9 9 (12.33%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (12.33%) OO PHP
10 8 (10.96%) Campaign Analysis
10 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (6.85%) Automated Testing
13 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (68.49%) 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 20 (27.40%) Google
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.22%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter
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