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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 66 76 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.93% 1.34% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.53% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £20,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 646 721 825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.02% 88.14% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 604 638 721
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Brighton

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) AdWords
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Social Media
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) WordPress
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing

SEO
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AdWords
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SEO Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SEO Executive
3 1 (11.11%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) COM+
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Writing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Generation
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) VMware