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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 174 142 195
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +53
Permanent jobs citing SEO 55 88 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.49% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.89% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 69 24
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,700 £35,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
4642 4661 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.87% 79.03% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3376 3399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Windsor -4 14 £27,250 -39.44% 2
Slough -12 11 £27,000 -46.00% 2
Newbury +10 8 £65,000 +116.66%
Maidenhead +5 7 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Reading -39 3 £50,000 -9.09%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 91 (62.76%) Marketing
2 81 (55.86%) CMS
2 81 (55.86%) HTML
3 79 (54.48%) CSS
4 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (47.59%) jQuery
6 62 (42.76%) JavaScript
7 61 (42.07%) HTML5
8 58 (40.00%) CSS3
9 51 (35.17%) E-Commerce
10 45 (31.03%) Web Design
11 43 (29.66%) Project Management
11 43 (29.66%) Internet
12 42 (28.97%) .NET
13 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
14 39 (26.90%) Subversion
15 37 (25.52%) Telecoms
15 37 (25.52%) Web Development
16 36 (24.83%) Content Management
16 36 (24.83%) Degree
16 36 (24.83%) User Experience
17 35 (24.14%) C#
17 35 (24.14%) Analytics
18 34 (23.45%) 3G
18 34 (23.45%) Broadband
18 34 (23.45%) Smartphone
19 32 (22.07%) Social Media
20 27 (18.62%) Umbraco
21 26 (17.93%) XML
21 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 81 (55.86%) CMS
2 27 (18.62%) Umbraco
3 19 (13.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 18 (12.41%) WordPress
5 17 (11.72%) Joomla!
6 15 (10.34%) Drupal
7 11 (7.59%) IIS
7 11 (7.59%) Tomcat
7 11 (7.59%) Confluence
8 5 (3.45%) Node.js
9 1 (0.69%) Kentico
9 1 (0.69%) Movable Type
9 1 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.90%) MS Office
3 7 (4.83%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.76%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.66%) Internet
2 34 (23.45%) 3G
2 34 (23.45%) Broadband
3 7 (4.83%) 4G
4 3 (2.07%) HTTP
5 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.72%) MySQL
2 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.69%) Big Data
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (26.90%) Subversion
2 25 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.59%) JIRA
3 11 (7.59%) JUnit
4 7 (4.83%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.83%) Axure RP
5 5 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.76%) Grunt
7 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (62.76%) Marketing
2 37 (25.52%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.66%) Advertising
4 13 (8.97%) Finance
5 6 (4.14%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (46.90%) Developer
2 44 (30.34%) Web Developer
3 23 (15.86%) Development Manager
4 18 (12.41%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.41%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (8.28%) Junior
5 12 (8.28%) Junior Developer
5 12 (8.28%) Junior Web Developer
6 11 (7.59%) Hybris Developer
7 10 (6.90%) Content Manager
7 10 (6.90%) CMS Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Front-End Web Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Communications Manager
10 6 (4.14%) PPC Specialist
10 6 (4.14%) Technical Manager
10 6 (4.14%) PPC Manager
10 6 (4.14%) PPC Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) PPC Executive
11 5 (3.45%) UI Programmer
11 5 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (55.86%) HTML
2 79 (54.48%) CSS
3 69 (47.59%) jQuery
4 61 (42.07%) HTML5
5 58 (40.00%) CSS3
6 42 (28.97%) .NET
7 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
8 26 (17.93%) XML
8 26 (17.93%) .NET Framework
9 18 (12.41%) JSP
10 15 (10.34%) Ajax
11 11 (7.59%) Spring
11 11 (7.59%) Spring MVC
11 11 (7.59%) XSD
12 8 (5.52%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (4.83%) Sass
13 7 (4.83%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.83%) JSTL
14 5 (3.45%) XHTML
15 4 (2.76%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.83%) User Experience
2 34 (23.45%) Smartphone
3 32 (22.07%) Social Media
4 18 (12.41%) iPad
5 14 (9.66%) Digital Media
6 11 (7.59%) Computer Science
7 10 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (5.52%) Copywriting
9 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.38%) Social Network
11 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.38%) Graphic Design
11 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.69%) Physics
12 1 (0.69%) Animation
12 1 (0.69%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.69%) W3C
12 1 (0.69%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.97%) Windows
2 11 (7.59%) UNIX
2 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) E-Commerce
3 45 (31.03%) Web Design
4 43 (29.66%) Project Management
5 37 (25.52%) Web Development
6 36 (24.83%) Content Management
7 35 (24.14%) Analytics
8 23 (15.86%) Scrum
9 22 (15.17%) Digital Marketing
10 17 (11.72%) B2C
10 17 (11.72%) MVC
11 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
12 15 (10.34%) B2B
13 14 (9.66%) Performance Management
14 13 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (8.28%) Information Architecture
15 12 (8.28%) TDD
15 12 (8.28%) Pay per click
16 11 (7.59%) Unit Testing
16 11 (7.59%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 35 (24.14%) C#
3 20 (13.79%) PHP
4 15 (10.34%) Java
5 5 (3.45%) SQL
6 2 (1.38%) Python
6 2 (1.38%) Groovy
6 2 (1.38%) Scala
7 1 (0.69%) Ruby
7 1 (0.69%) C++
7 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (24.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.52%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (17.93%) Sitecore
2 15 (10.34%) Google
3 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.59%) hybris
5 10 (6.90%) T-Plan
6 8 (5.52%) Business Objects
7 6 (4.14%) Adobe
8 4 (2.76%) HubSpot
9 3 (2.07%) Twitter
10 2 (1.38%) Facebook
11 1 (0.69%) Akamai
11 1 (0.69%) Ektron
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica UK Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + + 5k Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £65000 - £78000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + up to 20% bonus
Posted: 20 days ago