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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 104 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 21 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.16% 1.30% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 5
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £18,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1547 1338 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 85.19% 82.69% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1182 1121
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 23 July 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bristol

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 36 (75.00%) Marketing
2 28 (58.33%) Analytics
3 23 (47.92%) Google
3 23 (47.92%) Pay per click
4 16 (33.33%) Google Analytics
5 13 (27.08%) Link Building
6 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (25.00%) CMS
7 9 (18.75%) Finance
7 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
7 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 8 (16.67%) Adobe
8 8 (16.67%) HTML
8 8 (16.67%) Retail
8 8 (16.67%) Content Management
8 8 (16.67%) Advertising
8 8 (16.67%) Axure RP
9 7 (14.58%) CSS
10 6 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
11 5 (10.42%) Degree
11 5 (10.42%) Coremetrics
11 5 (10.42%) Online Marketing
11 5 (10.42%) Benchmarking
11 5 (10.42%) Social Media
11 5 (10.42%) hybris
11 5 (10.42%) Progressive Enhancement
11 5 (10.42%) Fredhopper
12 4 (8.33%) Facebook
12 4 (8.33%) Mobile Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (2.08%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (10.42%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (75.00%) Marketing
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 8 (16.67%) Advertising
3 8 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) PPC Specialist
1 13 (27.08%) PPC Manager
1 13 (27.08%) PPC Analyst
1 13 (27.08%) PPC Executive
2 12 (25.00%) SEO Manager
3 8 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
3 8 (16.67%) Designer
4 7 (14.58%) Marketing Executive
4 7 (14.58%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Web Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.08%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Account Executive
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Account Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Social Media Manager
9 1 (2.08%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 3 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 2 (4.17%) Sass
5 1 (2.08%) LESS
5 1 (2.08%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Social Media
2 4 (8.33%) Copywriting
3 3 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Analytics
2 23 (47.92%) Pay per click
3 13 (27.08%) Link Building
4 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 8 (16.67%) Content Management
7 6 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
8 5 (10.42%) Benchmarking
8 5 (10.42%) Online Marketing
8 5 (10.42%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (8.33%) Mobile Marketing
9 4 (8.33%) Use Case
9 4 (8.33%) Usability Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 3 (6.25%) Project Management
10 3 (6.25%) Web Design
10 3 (6.25%) Change Control
10 3 (6.25%) Information Architecture
11 2 (4.17%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Google
2 8 (16.67%) Adobe
3 5 (10.42%) hybris
3 5 (10.42%) Coremetrics
4 4 (8.33%) Facebook
5 3 (6.25%) Twitter
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Zend
6 1 (2.08%) Ektron
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