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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 90 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.75% 0.94% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.09% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Median salary £40,000 £32,750 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% +15.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1069 1195 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.64% 86.10% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1035 854
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +7 7 £35,000 -
Gatwick 0 2 £90,000 +246.15%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) Photoshop
5 10 (32.26%) Analytics
6 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
6 9 (29.03%) Pay per click
7 8 (25.81%) Google
7 8 (25.81%) Google Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) Email Marketing
8 7 (22.58%) Degree
8 7 (22.58%) jQuery
8 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (22.58%) SQL
8 7 (22.58%) CRM
8 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
8 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (22.58%) Data-Driven Marketing
8 7 (22.58%) User Experience
8 7 (22.58%) Social Media
9 6 (19.35%) CMS
10 4 (12.90%) Content Management
10 4 (12.90%) Internet Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) Advertising
10 4 (12.90%) Publishing
10 4 (12.90%) Adobe
10 4 (12.90%) Internet
10 4 (12.90%) B2B

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Photoshop
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) CubeCart
1 4 (12.90%) Magento
1 4 (12.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Google Analytics
2 4 (12.90%) AdWords
2 4 (12.90%) Sage Pay
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
General
1 25 (80.65%) Marketing
2 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 4 (12.90%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) CRM Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Database Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Database Marketing Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) SEO Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (12.90%) SEO Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Executive
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Web Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Sass
5 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) LESS
6 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Analytics
2 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (29.03%) Pay per click
3 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (22.58%) CRM
3 7 (22.58%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) Email Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) B2B
4 4 (12.90%) Content Management
4 4 (12.90%) Internet Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) Online Marketing
4 4 (12.90%) Wireframes
5 3 (9.68%) B2C
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Google
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe
2 4 (12.90%) PayPal
3 2 (6.45%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter