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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 167 147 161
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.71% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.90% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 26
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
3056 2567 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.98% 79.16% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2625 2110 2787
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Andover - 7 £30,000 - 1
Southampton +3 6 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Basingstoke 0 5 £37,500 -9.63%
Portsmouth -21 2 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Liss - 1 £29,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (62.50%) Marketing
2 24 (50.00%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) jQuery
4 20 (41.67%) Adobe
5 19 (39.58%) HTML5
5 19 (39.58%) CSS3
6 18 (37.50%) PHP
7 16 (33.33%) Photoshop
7 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 15 (31.25%) Retail
9 14 (29.17%) Pay per click
10 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
10 13 (27.08%) Graphic Design
10 13 (27.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (25.00%) Advertising
11 12 (25.00%) CMS
12 11 (22.92%) MySQL
13 10 (20.83%) Fireworks
13 10 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (20.83%) WordPress
14 9 (18.75%) Analytics
15 8 (16.67%) OOP
15 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (16.67%) Online Marketing
15 8 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 7 (14.58%) W3C
16 7 (14.58%) MVC
16 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (25.00%) CMS
2 10 (20.83%) WordPress
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 10 (20.83%) Fireworks
3 8 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.08%) MS Office
5 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Radian6
2 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 30 (62.50%) Marketing
2 15 (31.25%) Retail
3 12 (25.00%) Advertising
4 6 (12.50%) Automotive
5 3 (6.25%) Back Office
6 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Web Developer
3 8 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Account Director
4 7 (14.58%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Web Designer
5 6 (12.50%) Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Web Manager
7 2 (4.17%) SEO Executive
7 2 (4.17%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Website Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
2 23 (47.92%) jQuery
3 19 (39.58%) HTML5
3 19 (39.58%) CSS3
4 6 (12.50%) .NET
4 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.33%) XML
5 4 (8.33%) XHTML
6 3 (6.25%) WSDL
6 3 (6.25%) XSLT
6 3 (6.25%) Flash
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) Web Services
6 3 (6.25%) Ajax
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Symfony
7 1 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Graphic Design
2 7 (14.58%) Social Media
2 7 (14.58%) W3C
3 5 (10.42%) BBC
4 4 (8.33%) User Experience
5 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Pay per click
2 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (18.75%) Analytics
5 8 (16.67%) Online Marketing
5 8 (16.67%) OOP
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) MVC
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) Time Management
8 5 (10.42%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.25%) Web Analytics
10 3 (6.25%) Web Design
11 2 (4.17%) Search Engine Marketing
11 2 (4.17%) Email Marketing
12 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (37.50%) PHP
3 7 (14.58%) PHP5
4 4 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) WCAG
1 3 (6.25%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Adobe
2 6 (12.50%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.08%) Ektron
4 1 (2.08%) Omniture
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Ringwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago