Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 140 124
Rank change year-on-year +57 -16 +18
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 2 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.36% 0.12% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.13% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +36.36% -32.52%
10th Percentile £38,750 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,750 £32,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% +7.69%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 869 1,524 1,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.09% 92.31% 93.58%
Number of salaries quoted 639 1,129 1,285
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Gloucestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SEO in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SEO in Gloucestershire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SEO in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SEO in Gloucestershire

SEO
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
Cirencester +4 10 £58,750 +11.90%
Gloucester +22 1 £42,500 +88.89%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
SEO
South West

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) React
3 11 (84.62%) Vue.js
4 10 (76.92%) Virtual Team
4 10 (76.92%) webpack
4 10 (76.92%) gulp
4 10 (76.92%) React Native
4 10 (76.92%) Grunt
4 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (76.92%) BDD
4 10 (76.92%) Node.js
4 10 (76.92%) REST
4 10 (76.92%) Laravel
4 10 (76.92%) Collaborative Working
4 10 (76.92%) Redux
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Selenium
4 10 (76.92%) Symfony
4 10 (76.92%) Zend
4 10 (76.92%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 10 (76.92%) AWS
4 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 10 (76.92%) MySQL
4 10 (76.92%) PHP

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) AWS
1 10 (76.92%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 10 (76.92%) Grunt
1 10 (76.92%) gulp
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
1 10 (76.92%) webpack
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) React
2 11 (84.62%) Vue.js
3 10 (76.92%) Laravel
3 10 (76.92%) Node.js
3 10 (76.92%) React Native
3 10 (76.92%) Redux
3 10 (76.92%) REST
3 10 (76.92%) Symfony
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Virtual Team
2 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
2 10 (76.92%) Collaborative Working
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Content Writing
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Zend
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe