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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Devon
Rank 53 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.56% 1.06% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.14% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 25
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
285 264 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 79.83% 93.62% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 249 224 299
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,102 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress

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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 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP