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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 91 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 1.89% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 2.28% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 55
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +41.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £31,925 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
818 920 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.16% 82.96% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 722 826 1190
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +1 2 £47,500 +3.26%
Pulborough - 1 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 £25,500 -
Chichester - 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 12 (54.55%) Google
2 12 (54.55%) Analytics
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) Social Media
4 10 (45.45%) Google Analytics
5 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) PHP
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) Pay per click
7 7 (31.82%) Open Source
8 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Adobe
8 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
9 5 (22.73%) Web Development
9 5 (22.73%) Web Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Online Marketing
9 5 (22.73%) CMS
9 5 (22.73%) Joomla!
9 5 (22.73%) Drupal
9 5 (22.73%) WordPress
9 5 (22.73%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (22.73%) Subversion
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) C#

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (22.73%) CMS
1 5 (22.73%) Joomla!
1 5 (22.73%) Drupal
1 5 (22.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) InDesign
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQLite
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (63.64%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Advertising
3 3 (13.64%) Games
4 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Designer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Web Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PPC Manager
5 2 (9.09%) PPC Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) PPC Executive
5 2 (9.09%) SEO Executive
5 2 (9.09%) PPC Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Website Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) Symfony
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Social Media
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Analytics
2 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 7 (31.82%) Pay per click
5 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Web Development
6 5 (22.73%) Web Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) Online Marketing
7 3 (13.64%) Web Marketing
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) Content Management
7 3 (13.64%) Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) Email Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) OOD
8 2 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Google
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Omniture
3 2 (9.09%) Facebook
3 2 (9.09%) Twitter
West Sussex
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