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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 120 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 15 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 0.84% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.97% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 11
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,800 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1671 1648 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.22% 86.06% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1299 1210
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 16 (69.57%) PHP
3 15 (65.22%) MySQL
3 15 (65.22%) Degree
3 15 (65.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 9 (39.13%) Web Design
7 8 (34.78%) Internet
7 8 (34.78%) Time Management
7 8 (34.78%) PHP5
7 8 (34.78%) Web Development
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Puppet
8 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
8 7 (30.43%) OO
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) Objective-C
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (30.43%) OO PHP
8 7 (30.43%) Jenkins

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (21.74%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PPC Manager
5 3 (13.04%) PPC Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) SEO Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PPC Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PPC Executive
6 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) beanstalkd
5 4 (17.39%) Sass
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) DOM
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) LESS
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (39.13%) Web Design
3 8 (34.78%) Web Development
3 8 (34.78%) Time Management
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) OO PHP
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) PHP
3 8 (34.78%) PHP5
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe
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