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

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 92 105
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.65% 1.72% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.93% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 5
Median salary £35,000 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -16.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 947 1142 1077
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.01% 89.22% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1082 954
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for SEO in West Sussex

SEO
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Haywards Heath - 4 £35,000 - 1
Gatwick +2 3 £26,000 -35.00%
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Social Media
4 2 (20.00%) Facebook
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Excel Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Head of Digital
5 1 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (10.00%) Yahoo!
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