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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.62% 1.75% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,750 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

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 292 294 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 90.97% 85.71% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1147 1136
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (75.00%) WordPress
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Magento

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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
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) 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 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago