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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 96 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.19% 0.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Tewkesbury - 2 £27,500 -
SEO
South West

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Blog
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Facebook
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) MailChimp
5 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Copywriting

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Interactive Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Google