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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 108 91 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.46% 1.47% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.72% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 5
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £39,000 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
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
1601 1573 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.64% 85.77% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1257 1250
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
4 10 (76.92%) PHP
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) CSS3
6 6 (46.15%) Drupal
6 6 (46.15%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) Time Management
7 5 (38.46%) PHP5
7 5 (38.46%) WordPress
7 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (38.46%) Adobe
7 5 (38.46%) Internet
7 5 (38.46%) MySQL
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) Web Development
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) Subversion
8 4 (30.77%) GitHub
8 4 (30.77%) Kanban
9 3 (23.08%) Sass
9 3 (23.08%) User Experience
10 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
10 2 (15.38%) Ajax
10 2 (15.38%) Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) Drupal
2 5 (38.46%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) UI Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PPC Executive
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PPC Manager
5 1 (7.69%) PPC Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) PPC Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.69%) Link Building
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Hitwise
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago