The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 79 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 1.51% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.83% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £24,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
624 712 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.25% 82.50% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 507 638 647
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SEO
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SEO Salary Trend in Southampton

SEO
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) Pay per click
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Google
2 6 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 6 (46.15%) Email Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Campaign Management
3 5 (38.46%) Online Marketing
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) WordPress
4 4 (30.77%) Magento
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) Social Media
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) gulp
6 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) cPanel

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (30.77%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) gulp
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) PPC Specialist
2 6 (46.15%) PPC Manager
2 6 (46.15%) PPC Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) PPC Executive
3 5 (38.46%) Campaign Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Campaign Delivery Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing Campaign Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SEO Executive
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Pay per click
2 6 (46.15%) Email Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Campaign Management
3 5 (38.46%) Online Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
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