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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.78% 1.21% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.43% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 15
Average salary £30,000 £30,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
1002 1118 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.38% 84.57% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 862 995 795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 3 £26,000 -50.47%
Horsham - 2 £52,500 -
Crawley -9 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (46.15%) Pay per click
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Social Media
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) CMS
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) HNC
6 1 (7.69%) HND

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Planner
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Webmaster
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 1 (7.69%) LESS
4 1 (7.69%) XHTML
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Pay per click
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Management
5 1 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VB
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Autodesk
2 1 (7.69%) Omniture
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Steyning, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Burgess Hill
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago