The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 70 78 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 41 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.93% 2.56% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.35% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 11
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1105 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.95% 76.52% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 991
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 14 £47,500 -
Haywards Heath - 12 £36,000 - 2
Crawley +5 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Worthing -11 1 £25,000 -25.92%
Horsham - 1 £22,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 61 (79.22%) Analytics
2 49 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 48 (62.34%) SQL
4 44 (57.14%) Marketing
5 22 (28.57%) Mobile Commerce
6 18 (23.38%) Waterfall
7 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.18%) Google
8 14 (18.18%) Pay per click
9 13 (16.88%) Google Analytics
9 13 (16.88%) CMS
9 13 (16.88%) Social Media
10 12 (15.58%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (15.58%) Content Management
11 11 (14.29%) Blog
11 11 (14.29%) Mobile App
12 9 (11.69%) Web Design
12 9 (11.69%) Project Management
13 7 (9.09%) JIRA
13 7 (9.09%) Online Marketing
14 6 (7.79%) Copywriting
14 6 (7.79%) Email Marketing
14 6 (7.79%) Multivariate Testing
14 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
15 5 (6.49%) HTML
16 4 (5.19%) Information Architecture
16 4 (5.19%) WordPress
17 3 (3.90%) Magento
17 3 (3.90%) Multimedia
17 3 (3.90%) PHP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (16.88%) CMS
2 4 (5.19%) WordPress
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.90%) Magento
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 44 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (3.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (59.74%) Analyst
1 46 (59.74%) Business Analyst
2 7 (9.09%) SEO Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Digital Producer
4 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) PPC Executive
5 4 (5.19%) PPC Manager
5 4 (5.19%) PPC Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) PPC Specialist
6 3 (3.90%) Web Designer
6 3 (3.90%) Designer
7 2 (2.60%) Web Manager
8 1 (1.30%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.30%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Web Development Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.30%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Developer
8 1 (1.30%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.30%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) HTML
2 2 (2.60%) CSS
2 2 (2.60%) XML
3 1 (1.30%) Kohana
3 1 (1.30%) jQuery
3 1 (1.30%) Symfony
3 1 (1.30%) Zend Framework
3 1 (1.30%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (1.30%) CakePHP
3 1 (1.30%) JSON
3 1 (1.30%) XSLT
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) LAMP
3 1 (1.30%) HTML5
3 1 (1.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Social Media
2 11 (14.29%) Blog
2 11 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.79%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Analytics
2 49 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 22 (28.57%) Mobile Commerce
4 18 (23.38%) Waterfall
5 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.18%) Pay per click
7 12 (15.58%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (15.58%) Content Management
8 9 (11.69%) Web Design
8 9 (11.69%) Project Management
9 7 (9.09%) Online Marketing
10 6 (7.79%) Email Marketing
10 6 (7.79%) Multivariate Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Information Architecture
12 1 (1.30%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (1.30%) Resource Management
12 1 (1.30%) Internet Marketing
12 1 (1.30%) Web Development
12 1 (1.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) PHP
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) PHP5
4 1 (1.30%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (1.30%) Zend
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle
2 1 (1.30%) SAP
2 1 (1.30%) Sun
2 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Salaries starting at £23,000
Posted: 2 days ago