The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 22 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 1.92% 2.22% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.27% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £20,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+137.50% -52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
SEO
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 44 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 94.23% 97.78% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SEO
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SEO Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree