The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 167 148 157
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 27 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.69% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.25% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 35
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3058 3028 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 76.62% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2449 2565 2644
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,480 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
South East

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 1 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 1 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
Southampton +14 11 £30,000 +11.11%
Portsmouth -27 5 £46,250 +46.82% 1
Waterlooville - 5 - - 1
Wallington - 2 £27,000 -
Basingstoke -9 1 £35,000 -2.77%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 55 (72.37%) HTML
2 54 (71.05%) CSS
3 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 46 (60.53%) Marketing
5 41 (53.95%) jQuery
5 41 (53.95%) HTML5
6 39 (51.32%) PHP
7 38 (50.00%) CSS3
8 32 (42.11%) Adobe
9 29 (38.16%) CMS
9 29 (38.16%) Online Marketing
10 25 (32.89%) Google
11 22 (28.95%) MySQL
11 22 (28.95%) Photoshop
12 21 (27.63%) OOP
12 21 (27.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (25.00%) Analytics
13 19 (25.00%) W3C
14 18 (23.68%) OOD
14 18 (23.68%) OO
15 17 (22.37%) WAI
15 17 (22.37%) Adobe Illustrator
15 17 (22.37%) Flash
15 17 (22.37%) XHTML
15 17 (22.37%) Fireworks
16 16 (21.05%) Web Design
16 16 (21.05%) Google Analytics
16 16 (21.05%) Web Development
17 15 (19.74%) WordPress
17 15 (19.74%) Pay per click

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (38.16%) CMS
2 15 (19.74%) WordPress
3 12 (15.79%) Apache
3 12 (15.79%) ExpressionEngine
4 9 (11.84%) Joomla!
5 6 (7.89%) IIS
6 4 (5.26%) Drupal
7 1 (1.32%) Kentico
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Photoshop
2 17 (22.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (22.37%) Fireworks
3 3 (3.95%) InDesign
4 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.58%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MySQL
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.84%) Grunt
3 6 (7.89%) Subversion
4 5 (6.58%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.95%) Yeoman
5 3 (3.95%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
General
1 46 (60.53%) Marketing
2 15 (19.74%) Advertising
3 13 (17.11%) Retail
4 8 (10.53%) Finance
5 5 (6.58%) Automotive
6 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.95%) Publishing
6 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (42.11%) Web Developer
3 18 (23.68%) PHP Developer
3 18 (23.68%) PHP Web Developer
4 16 (21.05%) Designer
5 13 (17.11%) Web Designer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Search Manager
9 4 (5.26%) PPC Manager
9 4 (5.26%) PPC Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) PPC Specialist
9 4 (5.26%) PPC Executive
10 3 (3.95%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Digital Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Marketing Executive
10 3 (3.95%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) HTML
2 54 (71.05%) CSS
3 41 (53.95%) jQuery
3 41 (53.95%) HTML5
4 38 (50.00%) CSS3
5 17 (22.37%) Flash
5 17 (22.37%) XHTML
6 14 (18.42%) Web Services
7 13 (17.11%) Sass
8 12 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
9 10 (13.16%) Semantic HTML
10 9 (11.84%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.84%) Backbone.js
11 6 (7.89%) LAMP
11 6 (7.89%) SVG
11 6 (7.89%) .NET
11 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.89%) YUI
11 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) W3C
2 10 (13.16%) Social Media
2 10 (13.16%) Graphic Design
3 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.21%) Digital Media
5 6 (7.89%) Mashup
6 3 (3.95%) Photography
6 3 (3.95%) Video on Demand
6 3 (3.95%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.95%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Online Marketing
2 21 (27.63%) OOP
2 21 (27.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (25.00%) Analytics
4 18 (23.68%) OOD
4 18 (23.68%) OO
5 16 (21.05%) Web Design
5 16 (21.05%) Web Development
6 15 (19.74%) Pay per click
6 15 (19.74%) E-Commerce
7 13 (17.11%) Content Management
8 12 (15.79%) OO PHP
8 12 (15.79%) MVC
9 10 (13.16%) Progressive Enhancement
9 10 (13.16%) Graceful Degradation
10 9 (11.84%) Campaign Analysis
10 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (3.95%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 39 (51.32%) PHP
3 12 (15.79%) PHP5
4 6 (7.89%) C#
5 5 (6.58%) SQL
6 3 (3.95%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) APMP
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) WAI
2 5 (6.58%) WCAG
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Adobe
2 25 (32.89%) Google
3 12 (15.79%) Facebook
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.95%) Twitter
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