The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.22% 1.76% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.12% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 7
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
SEO
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1524 1322 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.20% 83.09% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1150 1078
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SEO
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bristol region.

SEO Salary Trend in Bristol

SEO
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bristol

SEO
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 34 (75.56%) Marketing
2 27 (60.00%) Analytics
3 23 (51.11%) Google
3 23 (51.11%) Pay per click
4 20 (44.44%) Google Analytics
5 13 (28.89%) Link Building
6 12 (26.67%) Axure RP
6 12 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (26.67%) MS Visio
6 12 (26.67%) Adobe
7 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.00%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) Advertising
8 8 (17.78%) CMS
8 8 (17.78%) Web Analytics
8 8 (17.78%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (15.56%) Usability Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Use Case
9 7 (15.56%) Content Management
10 5 (11.11%) Benchmarking
10 5 (11.11%) HTML
10 5 (11.11%) CSS
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) Coremetrics
10 5 (11.11%) Online Marketing
10 5 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
10 5 (11.11%) hybris
10 5 (11.11%) Fredhopper
11 4 (8.89%) Social Media
11 4 (8.89%) Project Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Google Analytics
2 5 (11.11%) Fredhopper
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (75.56%) Marketing
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) Advertising
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) French Language
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) PPC Specialist
1 13 (28.89%) PPC Manager
1 13 (28.89%) PPC Analyst
1 13 (28.89%) PPC Executive
2 12 (26.67%) SEO Manager
2 12 (26.67%) User Experience Designer
2 12 (26.67%) Designer
3 5 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Account Executive
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Account Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
1 5 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Social Media
2 3 (6.67%) W3C
2 3 (6.67%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Analytics
2 23 (51.11%) Pay per click
3 13 (28.89%) Link Building
4 12 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.78%) Web Analytics
6 8 (17.78%) Progressive Enhancement
7 7 (15.56%) Usability Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Use Case
7 7 (15.56%) Content Management
8 5 (11.11%) Benchmarking
8 5 (11.11%) Online Marketing
8 5 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Web Design
10 3 (6.67%) Information Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
11 2 (4.44%) Email Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Google
2 12 (26.67%) Adobe
3 5 (11.11%) Coremetrics
3 5 (11.11%) hybris
4 3 (6.67%) Facebook
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.22%) Ektron
Bristol, Avon
Zetman
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000
Posted: 5 days ago