Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 100 113
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 +8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 39 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.14% 1.10% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.23% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 24
Brighton median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £33,750 £48,750
East Sussex median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -21.43% +7.69%

SEO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1679 1466 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 91.95% 89.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1276 1279
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,875 £70,000 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Brighton

SEO
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO in Brighton.

Salary trend for SEO in Brighton

SEO
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Brighton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SEO.

1 38 (97.44%) Marketing
2 33 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
3 27 (69.23%) HTML
4 23 (58.97%) Social Media
5 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 15 (38.46%) Copywriting
6 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
7 14 (35.90%) PHP
7 14 (35.90%) WordPress
8 11 (28.21%) Google
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
10 7 (17.95%) Analytics
10 7 (17.95%) Google Analytics
11 6 (15.38%) Project Management
11 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.38%) B2B
12 5 (12.82%) Internet
12 5 (12.82%) Advertising
12 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
12 5 (12.82%) User Stories
12 5 (12.82%) Marketing Analytics
12 5 (12.82%) Web Marketing
12 5 (12.82%) Blog
12 5 (12.82%) AdWords
12 5 (12.82%) Marketing Strategy
12 5 (12.82%) Brand Awareness
12 5 (12.82%) B2B Marketing
12 5 (12.82%) Lead Generation

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 14 (35.90%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Google Analytics
2 5 (12.82%) AdWords
3 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
General
1 38 (97.44%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) SEO Executive
2 14 (35.90%) Account Manager
2 14 (35.90%) Digital Account Manager
3 13 (33.33%) Client Services Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Marketing Director
5 1 (2.56%) Content Strategist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Social Media
2 5 (12.82%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (38.46%) Copywriting
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) B2B
4 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) B2B Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Lead Generation
5 5 (12.82%) Marketing Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) Marketing Strategy
5 5 (12.82%) User Stories
5 5 (12.82%) Web Marketing
6 4 (10.26%) Campaign Management
6 4 (10.26%) Search Engine Marketing
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Pay per click
8 1 (2.56%) B2C
8 1 (2.56%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
8 1 (2.56%) Link Building
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
1 14 (35.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Google
3 4 (10.26%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore