The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 65 69
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.32% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.79% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% +52.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 648 505 493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 94.74% 84.31% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 471 446 414
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SEO
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SEO in Somerset

SEO
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Yeovil - 9 £50,000 -
SEO
South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SEO.

1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Fredhopper
2 9 (90.00%) Google
2 9 (90.00%) Google Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) ATG
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
3 8 (80.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Magento
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Endeca
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Fredhopper
2 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Endeca
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (10.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) ATG
1 9 (90.00%) Google
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