The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 82 72
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.39% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.46% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Median salary - £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 648 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.80% 83.18% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 559 522 673
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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