The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 96 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 0.22% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 9
Average salary £29,000 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1679 1444 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.04% 79.73% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1247 1210
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SEO
South West

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 18 April 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bristol

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (67.65%) Marketing
2 18 (52.94%) Analytics
3 14 (41.18%) Google
4 11 (32.35%) Pay per click
5 10 (29.41%) CMS
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (26.47%) Web Analytics
7 8 (23.53%) Retail
7 8 (23.53%) Google Analytics
8 7 (20.59%) WordPress
8 7 (20.59%) jQuery
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Search Engine Marketing
9 6 (17.65%) HTML5
9 6 (17.65%) CSS3
10 5 (14.71%) Drupal
10 5 (14.71%) hybris
10 5 (14.71%) Link Building
10 5 (14.71%) Fredhopper
10 5 (14.71%) Coremetrics
10 5 (14.71%) LAMP
10 5 (14.71%) Advertising
10 5 (14.71%) Content Management
10 5 (14.71%) Adobe
10 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
11 4 (11.76%) FTP

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (29.41%) CMS
2 7 (20.59%) WordPress
3 5 (14.71%) Drupal
4 4 (11.76%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) Joomla!
5 3 (8.82%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 5 (14.71%) Fredhopper
3 4 (11.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) FTP
2 3 (8.82%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Grunt
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 23 (67.65%) Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Advertising
4 4 (11.76%) French Language
5 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing Executive
3 5 (14.71%) SEO Manager
3 5 (14.71%) PPC Manager
3 5 (14.71%) PPC Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) PPC Executive
3 5 (14.71%) PPC Specialist
3 5 (14.71%) Web Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) jQuery
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 6 (17.65%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) LAMP
6 3 (8.82%) Sass
7 2 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) LESS
8 1 (2.94%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (2.94%) WebKit
8 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) RSS
8 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.76%) Copywriting
2 3 (8.82%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Blog
3 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Analytics
2 11 (32.35%) Pay per click
3 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
3 9 (26.47%) Web Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Search Engine Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) Link Building
5 5 (14.71%) Content Management
5 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.76%) Creative Marketing
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Use Case
8 2 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (5.88%) Usability Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
1 7 (20.59%) PHP
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PHP5
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Google
2 5 (14.71%) hybris
2 5 (14.71%) Coremetrics
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Zend
5 1 (2.94%) Facebook
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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