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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
789 686 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.40% 74.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 668 548 591
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Interactive Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Interactive Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Apple