Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 132 150
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing SEO 26 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.25% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.98% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 20
West Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,025 £25,500
90th Percentile £44,125 £52,500 £45,000
South East median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -9.09% +10.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1823 2145 2353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.48% 88.89% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1965 2067
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Haywards Heath - 10 £35,000 -
Crawley +14 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Gatwick +12 6 £26,000 -35.00%
Worthing - 1 - -
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SEO.

1 14 (53.85%) CSS
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 13 (50.00%) HTML5
2 13 (50.00%) CSS3
3 10 (38.46%) jQuery
3 10 (38.46%) Front End Development
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) VB
5 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (23.08%) CRM
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) ITSM
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) Liferay
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
1 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Excel Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) CSS
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CSS3
2 13 (50.00%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) JSP
5 3 (11.54%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Front End Development
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) CRM
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.54%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VB
2 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) AppManager
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Google