The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 129 138 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +45
Permanent jobs citing SEO 86 84 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.72% 1.49% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.93% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 27
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
SEO
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4045 4342 4190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.19% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2918 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Berkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SEO
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +28 21 £27,500 -50.00% 2
Maidenhead +11 17 £60,000 +140.00%
Slough -4 7 £34,500 -44.80%
Reading -20 5 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Wokingham -5 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 3 - - 2
Windsor -3 1 £42,500 +77.08%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 93 (57.76%) Marketing
2 86 (53.42%) HTML
3 83 (51.55%) CSS
4 79 (49.07%) User Experience
5 74 (45.96%) JavaScript
6 55 (34.16%) CMS
7 41 (25.47%) E-Commerce
7 41 (25.47%) HTML5
7 41 (25.47%) CSS3
8 40 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (23.60%) Web Development
9 38 (23.60%) jQuery
10 36 (22.36%) Analytics
11 32 (19.88%) Social Media
11 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
12 29 (18.01%) B2B
13 26 (16.15%) Content Management
14 25 (15.53%) Pay per click
15 23 (14.29%) MySQL
16 22 (13.66%) PHP
16 22 (13.66%) .NET
17 21 (13.04%) Project Management
17 21 (13.04%) Google
18 19 (11.80%) Time Management
18 19 (11.80%) C#
18 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET
18 19 (11.80%) Digital Marketing
19 18 (11.18%) Ajax
20 17 (10.56%) Web Design
20 17 (10.56%) Advertising

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (34.16%) CMS
2 9 (5.59%) Joomla!
2 9 (5.59%) WordPress
3 5 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.86%) Confluence
4 3 (1.86%) IIS
4 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.86%) Drupal
5 2 (1.24%) Magnolia
5 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.70%) Photoshop
3 11 (6.83%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.73%) Fireworks
4 6 (3.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.11%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Google Analytics
2 13 (8.07%) SaaS
3 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) Internet
2 8 (4.97%) Broadband
3 2 (1.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.29%) MySQL
2 15 (9.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Subversion
1 15 (9.32%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.86%) JIRA
2 3 (1.86%) JUnit
3 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.62%) Grunt
4 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 93 (57.76%) Marketing
2 17 (10.56%) Advertising
3 16 (9.94%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.70%) Finance
5 6 (3.73%) Retail
6 3 (1.86%) French Language
6 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.24%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.24%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 63 (39.13%) Developer
2 29 (18.01%) Web Developer
3 24 (14.91%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (11.80%) Designer
5 17 (10.56%) Architect
6 15 (9.32%) User Experience Architect
7 13 (8.07%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Marketing Manager
9 10 (6.21%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Web Designer
9 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 10 (6.21%) SEO Manager
10 9 (5.59%) UX Designer
10 9 (5.59%) PPC Manager
10 9 (5.59%) PPC Analyst
10 9 (5.59%) PPC Executive
10 9 (5.59%) PPC Specialist
10 9 (5.59%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (53.42%) HTML
2 83 (51.55%) CSS
3 41 (25.47%) HTML5
3 41 (25.47%) CSS3
4 38 (23.60%) jQuery
5 22 (13.66%) .NET
6 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET
7 18 (11.18%) Ajax
8 17 (10.56%) Sass
9 11 (6.83%) XML
10 9 (5.59%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.11%) COM
11 5 (3.11%) LESS
12 4 (2.48%) JSP
12 4 (2.48%) DOM
13 3 (1.86%) Spring
13 3 (1.86%) Spring MVC
13 3 (1.86%) XSD
14 2 (1.24%) CakePHP
15 1 (0.62%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 79 (49.07%) User Experience
2 32 (19.88%) Social Media
3 17 (10.56%) W3C
4 14 (8.70%) Digital Media
5 13 (8.07%) iPad
6 12 (7.45%) Mathematics
7 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (5.59%) Smartphone
9 7 (4.35%) Graphic Design
9 7 (4.35%) Copywriting
10 5 (3.11%) Taxonomies
11 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.86%) Blog
12 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.24%) Physics
13 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.62%) EPoS
14 1 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.83%) Windows
2 8 (4.97%) Android
2 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.86%) UNIX
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.47%) E-Commerce
2 40 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.60%) Web Development
4 36 (22.36%) Analytics
5 29 (18.01%) B2B
6 26 (16.15%) Content Management
7 25 (15.53%) Pay per click
8 21 (13.04%) Project Management
9 19 (11.80%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (11.80%) Time Management
10 17 (10.56%) Web Design
11 16 (9.94%) Scrum
11 16 (9.94%) B2C
12 13 (8.07%) OO
13 12 (7.45%) Online Marketing
14 11 (6.83%) Information Architecture
14 11 (6.83%) Search Engine Marketing
14 11 (6.83%) Email Marketing
15 10 (6.21%) User Stories
15 10 (6.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 74 (45.96%) JavaScript
2 22 (13.66%) PHP
3 19 (11.80%) C#
4 10 (6.21%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.35%) Java
6 5 (3.11%) SQL
7 4 (2.48%) C
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) WCAG
3 3 (1.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Ansible
1 1 (0.62%) cPanel
Vendors
1 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.04%) Google
3 17 (10.56%) Adobe
4 12 (7.45%) Sitecore
5 9 (5.59%) Omniture
6 7 (4.35%) Twitter
7 6 (3.73%) Marketo
8 4 (2.48%) hybris
9 3 (1.86%) Facebook
10 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle
11 1 (0.62%) SAP
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Salary: excellent salary, bonus, Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
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