The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 73 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.59% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £22,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
586 507 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.42% 84.78% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 515 401 544
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SEO
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SEO Salary Trend in Somerset

SEO
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SEO.

1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) cPanel

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Web Manager
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) cPanel