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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 128 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.28% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.42% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -5.35%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1619 1678 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.30% 86.27% 87.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1365 1226
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Alfresco
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Dojo
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Flex
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) React

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Alfresco
1 5 (83.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Flex
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Dojo
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) JPA
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) WSDL
2 5 (83.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
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