Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 90 78
Rank change year-on-year +43 -12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.31% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 2
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -28.89% +37.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £23,500 £23,375
90th Percentile £49,350 £24,500 £45,125
South West median annual salary £32,000 £28,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.30% -11.54% +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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 487 688 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.43% 87.31% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 414 614 525
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,436 £53,750 £48,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Devon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 22 £40,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £46,089 -
SEO
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Devon region with a requirement for SEO.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) CSS
3 21 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 21 (87.50%) Spring
3 21 (87.50%) RESTful
3 21 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 21 (87.50%) Mobile App
4 18 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (75.00%) Apache Solr
4 18 (75.00%) Hadoop
4 18 (75.00%) Lucene
4 18 (75.00%) Apache Wicket
4 18 (75.00%) Web Services
4 18 (75.00%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Ember.js
6 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
7 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Selenium
9 5 (20.83%) Maven
9 5 (20.83%) JUnit
9 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
9 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.67%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery

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 18 (75.00%) Apache Solr
1 18 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) concrete5
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.83%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 21 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 21 (87.50%) RESTful
2 21 (87.50%) Spring
3 18 (75.00%) Apache Wicket
3 18 (75.00%) Lucene
3 18 (75.00%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) React
7 1 (4.17%) LAMP
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Data Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Ontologies
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) IBM
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe