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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 102 89 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -41
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 11 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 1.01% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.26% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 49
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -29.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
972 870 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.88% 80.26% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 896 744 798
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 12 February 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
(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
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (58.82%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) Google
2 7 (41.18%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) User Experience
4 5 (29.41%) API Integration
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
5 4 (23.53%) CMS
5 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Digital
4 2 (11.76%) Head of SEO
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Editor
5 1 (5.88%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) LESS
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Analytics
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) API Integration
3 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) Pay per click
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) B2B
6 2 (11.76%) B2C
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) E-business
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
2 2 (11.76%) Omniture
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Pulborough, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago