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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 153 148 159
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SEO 34 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.93% 0.99% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.28% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 25
Average salary £26,250 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,400 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
3066 3054 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.21% 77.89% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2488 2541
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -4 9 - -
Southampton -6 4 £36,250 +20.83% 2
Portsmouth +27 3 £23,000 -51.57%
Basingstoke +16 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 32 (54.24%) HTML
2 29 (49.15%) Marketing
3 28 (47.46%) CSS
4 27 (45.76%) PHP
5 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
6 24 (40.68%) Adobe
7 22 (37.29%) jQuery
7 22 (37.29%) HTML5
8 21 (35.59%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (33.90%) CMS
9 20 (33.90%) Pay per click
10 19 (32.20%) Analytics
11 18 (30.51%) Google
11 18 (30.51%) Social Media
11 18 (30.51%) CSS3
12 15 (25.42%) Content Management
12 15 (25.42%) Photoshop
13 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
14 13 (22.03%) WordPress
14 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (22.03%) Google Analytics
14 13 (22.03%) Graphic Design
14 13 (22.03%) MySQL
14 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
14 13 (22.03%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (20.34%) Retail
15 12 (20.34%) Online Marketing
16 11 (18.64%) User Experience
17 10 (16.95%) Fireworks
18 9 (15.25%) Automotive

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 20 (33.90%) CMS
2 13 (22.03%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Photoshop
2 13 (22.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (16.95%) Fireworks
4 9 (15.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) SSL
2 4 (6.78%) SSH
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (49.15%) Marketing
2 12 (20.34%) Retail
3 9 (15.25%) Automotive
4 6 (10.17%) Advertising
4 6 (10.17%) Multimedia
5 3 (5.08%) Finance
6 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.39%) Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Publishing
7 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Web Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Marketing Manager
3 12 (20.34%) Designer
4 11 (18.64%) Web Designer
5 8 (13.56%) SEO Executive
6 7 (11.86%) Content Manager
7 6 (10.17%) PPC Executive
7 6 (10.17%) PPC Manager
7 6 (10.17%) PPC Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) PPC Specialist
7 6 (10.17%) Marketing Executive
7 6 (10.17%) PHP Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Marketing Campaign Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 5 (8.47%) Campaign Delivery Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Campaign Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.39%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) HTML
2 28 (47.46%) CSS
3 22 (37.29%) HTML5
3 22 (37.29%) jQuery
4 18 (30.51%) CSS3
5 7 (11.86%) XHTML
6 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 2 (3.39%) .NET
6 2 (3.39%) Sass
6 2 (3.39%) RESTful
7 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.69%) Google Maps API
7 1 (1.69%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.69%) LAMP
7 1 (1.69%) Ajax
7 1 (1.69%) Symfony
7 1 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Social Media
2 13 (22.03%) Graphic Design
3 11 (18.64%) User Experience
4 9 (15.25%) W3C
5 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.78%) Blog
7 2 (3.39%) Social Network
7 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.69%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) CentOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (33.90%) Pay per click
3 19 (32.20%) Analytics
4 15 (25.42%) Content Management
5 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (20.34%) Online Marketing
7 9 (15.25%) OOP
8 8 (13.56%) Email Marketing
9 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.17%) Web Design
9 6 (10.17%) Campaign Management
10 5 (8.47%) Information Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) Web Development
11 4 (6.78%) MVC
11 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.78%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (6.78%) Web Analytics
11 4 (6.78%) Graceful Degradation
12 3 (5.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) PHP
2 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) PHP5
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.69%) cPanel
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Adobe
2 18 (30.51%) Google
3 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Facebook
5 4 (6.78%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Zend
6 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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