The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 37 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 25 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.97% 1.01% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.51% 1.32% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 5
Average salary £22,500 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
333 303 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 79.47% 76.32% 74.93%
Number of salaries quoted 274 263 270
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SEO
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SEO Salary Trend in Devon

SEO
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Devon

SEO
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Plymouth - 8 £17,500 - 1
Newton Abbot - 5 £25,000 -
Exeter - 1 £42,500 - 1
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 39 (75.00%) CSS
3 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 27 (51.92%) Analytics
5 26 (50.00%) HTML5
6 24 (46.15%) jQuery
7 22 (42.31%) Degree
7 22 (42.31%) Google Analytics
7 22 (42.31%) Web Design
7 22 (42.31%) Google
8 19 (36.54%) PHP
9 18 (34.62%) CMS
10 16 (30.77%) Marketing
11 15 (28.85%) CSS3
11 15 (28.85%) User Experience
12 14 (26.92%) MySQL
13 13 (25.00%) Adobe
13 13 (25.00%) Pay per click
13 13 (25.00%) Ajax
13 13 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (23.08%) Retail
14 12 (23.08%) Photoshop
14 12 (23.08%) XML
15 11 (21.15%) Internet
15 11 (21.15%) Email Marketing
16 10 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (19.23%) Graphic Design
16 10 (19.23%) Blog
16 10 (19.23%) Data Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 18 (34.62%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.77%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Jasmine
1 3 (5.77%) PhantomJS
1 3 (5.77%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (3.85%) Grunt
General
1 16 (30.77%) Marketing
2 12 (23.08%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Junior
3 11 (21.15%) Junior Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Junior PHP Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Marketing Executive
4 10 (19.23%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 7 (13.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Creative Technologist
7 5 (9.62%) UX Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Graduate
8 4 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) HTML
2 39 (75.00%) CSS
3 26 (50.00%) HTML5
4 24 (46.15%) jQuery
5 15 (28.85%) CSS3
6 13 (25.00%) Ajax
7 12 (23.08%) XML
8 10 (19.23%) Flash
9 7 (13.46%) Sass
10 5 (9.62%) WCF
10 5 (9.62%) Web Services
10 5 (9.62%) .NET
11 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.92%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) User Experience
2 10 (19.23%) Social Media
2 10 (19.23%) Statistics
2 10 (19.23%) Graphic Design
2 10 (19.23%) Blog
3 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Analytics
2 22 (42.31%) Web Design
3 13 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 13 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (21.15%) Email Marketing
5 10 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (19.23%) Online Marketing
5 10 (19.23%) Web Development
5 10 (19.23%) Data Management
5 10 (19.23%) Marketing Strategy
5 10 (19.23%) Social Media Marketing
6 6 (11.54%) Time Management
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Web Analytics
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) BDD
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) PHP
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) PHP5
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Google
2 13 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 22 days Annual Leave
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Purple Monkey
Salary: £Flexible DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago