The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 91 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.52% 4.00% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 5.12% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 49 40
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 976 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.79% 78.08% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 819 854 870
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,933
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SEO
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SEO Salary Trend in West Sussex

SEO
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in West Sussex

SEO
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -2 2 £47,500 +1.60%
Worthing -1 1 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Crawley -20 1 £23,500 -32.85%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (66.67%) Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (46.67%) Pay per click
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Social Media
6 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Adobe
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Advertising
7 3 (20.00%) Publishing
7 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 3 (20.00%) Back Office
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Content Management
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) Magento
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Omniture
8 2 (13.33%) Email Marketing
8 2 (13.33%) User Experience

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.67%) InDesign
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Magento
3 2 (13.33%) Shopify
3 2 (13.33%) CubeCart
4 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Digital Planner
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SEO Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Webmaster
4 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Website Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
1 8 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) Pay per click
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Content Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Email Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Omniture
Lancing, West Sussex
ACS Performance
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancing, West Sussex
ACS Performance
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago