The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Bristol
Rank 124 120 122
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.38% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.72% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1661 1664 1657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.96% 89.61% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1453 1390
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Bristol

SEO
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SEO in Bristol

SEO
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Bristol

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SEO.

1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) Analytics
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) Web Development
3 10 (62.50%) CMS
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Retail
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) C#
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 7 (43.75%) Google
6 7 (43.75%) Marketing
6 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
6 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
6 7 (43.75%) Big Data
6 7 (43.75%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) SOLID
7 5 (31.25%) Adobe
7 5 (31.25%) Google Analytics
7 5 (31.25%) Web Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (62.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (12.50%) GIMP
2 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Google Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) AdWords
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Big Data
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Advertising
4 3 (18.75%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web UI Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Executive
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (12.50%) UX Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Sales Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Flash
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) LESS
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Analytics
2 11 (68.75%) Web Development
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) SOLID
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Web Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
7 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (18.75%) Web Design
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing Management
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Google
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago