Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 120 100
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.87% 0.67% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.77% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 35
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +22.81% +3.64%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,850
90th Percentile £45,375 £47,375 £100,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +22.81% +3.64%

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 1,264 1,549 1,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 84.32% 86.78% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,111 1,374 1,515
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SEO in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SEO.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) Marketing
1 12 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Copywriting
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Google Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Google
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics IQ
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Social Media
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) G Suite
5 1 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) CMS
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) .NET

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 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) G Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (92.31%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) SEO Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) SEO Executive
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Executive
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Copywriting
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Analytics IQ
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Google