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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 48 52
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 2.48% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.99% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £23,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
195 234 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 80.25% 82.98% 79.34%
Number of salaries quoted 178 208 274
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
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