The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 9 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 8.51% 10.53% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 16.67% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £19,750 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.24% +3.94%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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 Cornwall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 65.96% 63.16% 74.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 39
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £40,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

SEO
Salary Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Cornwall region.

SEO Salary Trend in Cornwall

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Zend Framework
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Magento
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Account Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Account Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) Zend Framework
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
1 3 (75.00%) Zend