The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Devon
Rank 53 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.29% 1.31% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.47% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 17
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%

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
281 273 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 80.52% 89.51% 82.15%
Number of salaries quoted 258 235 258
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,564 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -9 1 £32,500 +18.18%
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle