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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 111 88 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 1.92% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.27% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.61%
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
1548 1319 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.27% 84.34% 78.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1157 1068
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Bristol

SEO
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 29 (76.32%) Marketing
2 21 (55.26%) Analytics
3 19 (50.00%) Google
3 19 (50.00%) Pay per click
4 18 (47.37%) Google Analytics
5 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (34.21%) User Experience
7 12 (31.58%) Axure RP
7 12 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
7 12 (31.58%) Adobe
8 11 (28.95%) Link Building
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
10 8 (21.05%) Progressive Enhancement
11 7 (18.42%) CMS
11 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Use Case
12 6 (15.79%) Online Marketing
12 6 (15.79%) Content Management
12 6 (15.79%) Advertising
12 6 (15.79%) HTML
12 6 (15.79%) CSS
13 5 (13.16%) Project Management
13 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
13 5 (13.16%) Mobile Marketing
14 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 4 (10.53%) Coaching
14 4 (10.53%) Change Control
14 4 (10.53%) Web Design

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 7 (18.42%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) TeamSite
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.89%) Fredhopper
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Axure RP
General
1 29 (76.32%) Marketing
2 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) User Experience Designer
1 12 (31.58%) Designer
2 11 (28.95%) PPC Manager
2 11 (28.95%) PPC Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) PPC Executive
2 11 (28.95%) PPC Specialist
3 10 (26.32%) SEO Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Web Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (2.63%) Social Media Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Account Executive
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) CSS
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) Sass
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (34.21%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) W3C
3 4 (10.53%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Analytics
2 19 (50.00%) Pay per click
3 12 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (28.95%) Link Building
5 8 (21.05%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Use Case
6 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) Content Management
7 6 (15.79%) Online Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) Mobile Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Web Design
9 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.53%) Coaching
9 4 (10.53%) Web Analytics
9 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Change Control
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Google
2 12 (31.58%) Adobe
3 3 (7.89%) Coremetrics
3 3 (7.89%) hybris
3 3 (7.89%) Facebook
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) Ektron
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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