Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 177 186
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -22
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.079% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Bristol median annual salary £23,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.86% +22.81% -18.57%
10th Percentile £22,750 £30,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £31,850 £61,000 £31,500
South West median annual salary £32,250 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +17.27% -15.38% +14.04%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3487 2918 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.84% 90.93% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2468 2945
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Twig
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO

SEO
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Executive
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google