The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 118 133 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -32
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.53% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.59% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 20
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
1482 1686 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.90% 89.78% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1454 1231
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SEO.

1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Android
2 10 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) Maven
4 6 (37.50%) RIA
4 6 (37.50%) Joomla!
4 6 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 6 (37.50%) Spring Web Flow
4 6 (37.50%) Dojo
4 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (37.50%) UML

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Alfresco
1 6 (37.50%) Joomla!
2 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
1 6 (37.50%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (37.50%) Maven
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PPC Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SEO Executive
5 1 (6.25%) SEO Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) Apache Flex
3 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
3 6 (37.50%) Dojo
3 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) JPA
3 6 (37.50%) OOCSS
3 6 (37.50%) React
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Spring Web Flow
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) WSDL
3 6 (37.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) RIA
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (25.00%) Social Network
4 1 (6.25%) Blog
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Android
1 10 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (62.50%) OO
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
1 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Android Development
2 6 (37.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 6 (37.50%) Graceful Degradation
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
2 6 (37.50%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) SAP