The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 68 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.49% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.28% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 235 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 88.02% 73.67% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 322 217 227
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SEO
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Portsmouth region.

SEO Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) WCAG
2 3 (60.00%) WAI
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Flash
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Online Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) C#

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Flash
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) WCAG
1 3 (60.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Portsmouth
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago