The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 10 10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 10.71% 11.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.77% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 73.33% 83.93% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 37
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SEO
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SEO Salary Trend in Sussex