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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 77 74
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
514 541 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.27% 86.01% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 409 478 497
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 9 December 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 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
1 2 (66.67%) cPanel
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics

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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) cPanel