Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 117 118
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 41 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.99% 0.90% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.00% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 25
East Sussex 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 £26,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £33,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -7.89% +8.57%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1904 1796 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 92.38% 89.71% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1589 1590
East Sussex 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 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in East Sussex

SEO
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for SEO in East Sussex

SEO
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in East Sussex

SEO
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +9 39 £27,500 -
Hastings - 2 £22,500 -
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 38 (92.68%) Marketing
2 33 (80.49%) Digital Marketing
3 29 (70.73%) HTML
4 23 (56.10%) Social Media
5 20 (48.78%) CSS
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) PHP
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (36.59%) Copywriting
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (34.15%) WordPress
9 11 (26.83%) Google
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
11 7 (17.07%) Analytics
11 7 (17.07%) Google Analytics
12 6 (14.63%) B2B
12 6 (14.63%) Project Management
13 5 (12.20%) Internet
13 5 (12.20%) Advertising
13 5 (12.20%) Blog
13 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
13 5 (12.20%) B2B Marketing
13 5 (12.20%) Lead Generation
13 5 (12.20%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (12.20%) AdWords
13 5 (12.20%) Marketing Strategy
13 5 (12.20%) User Stories
13 5 (12.20%) Marketing Analytics
13 5 (12.20%) Web Marketing

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (34.15%) WordPress
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Google Analytics
2 5 (12.20%) AdWords
3 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 38 (92.68%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
2 5 (12.20%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) SEO Executive
2 14 (34.15%) Account Manager
2 14 (34.15%) Digital Account Manager
3 13 (31.71%) Client Services Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Marketing Director
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Content Strategist
6 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.44%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.44%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Social Media
2 5 (12.20%) Blog
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (36.59%) Copywriting
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
3 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) B2B
4 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) B2B Marketing
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Generation
5 5 (12.20%) Marketing Analytics
5 5 (12.20%) Marketing Strategy
5 5 (12.20%) User Stories
5 5 (12.20%) Web Marketing
6 4 (9.76%) Campaign Management
6 4 (9.76%) Search Engine Marketing
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.88%) Pay per click
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 1 (2.44%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
1 16 (39.02%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore