Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 157 147
Rank change year-on-year +33 -10 -20
Permanent jobs citing SEO 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.87% 0.40% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.44% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Gloucestershire median annual salary £32,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £32,500
South West median annual salary £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +16.36% -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 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 1330 2034 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.84% 90.40% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1663 1481
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Gloucestershire

SEO
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend 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 21 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
Cheltenham +24 11 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Cirencester - 2 £37,500 - 1
SEO
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
4 9 (69.23%) Web Development
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) CSS3
7 5 (38.46%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) .NET
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (30.77%) XHTML
8 4 (30.77%) Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Android
8 4 (30.77%) Node.js
8 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 3 (23.08%) User Experience
9 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
10 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (7.69%) iPhone
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (7.69%) Sass
10 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) Marketing
10 1 (7.69%) Finance

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%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Web Developer
3 6 (46.15%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (46.15%) HTML Developer
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
6 2 (15.38%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (15.38%) UX Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Designer
7 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Designer
7 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe