The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 47 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.54% 2.09% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.45% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 321 245 314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 86.99% 85.37% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 297 222 257
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

SEO
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for SEO in Devon

SEO
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -10 1 £32,500 +18.18%
SEO
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Devon region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) WordPress
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) OpenCart
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (75.00%) WordPress
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior
3 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (25.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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