The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 46 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.41% 1.38% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.60% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £27,500 £23,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -51.57%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
216 250 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 88.16% 86.51% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 202 213 311
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SEO Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google