The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.098% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
881 641 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.04% 76.58% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 734 526 551
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) MailChimp
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Interactive Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Market Research
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Interactive Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Market Research
1 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Apple