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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 172 160 198
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs citing SEO 58 62 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 1.15% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 23
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
4390 4266 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.86% 79.19% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3176 3114 3243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Slough -5 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Windsor - 7 £26,500 -
Newbury -6 6 £62,500 +38.88%
Reading -20 6 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Maidenhead +4 4 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Bracknell -14 1 £80,000 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 85 (65.38%) Marketing
2 73 (56.15%) HTML
3 72 (55.38%) CSS
4 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (46.15%) jQuery
5 60 (46.15%) CMS
6 53 (40.77%) E-Commerce
7 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 48 (36.92%) User Experience
8 47 (36.15%) HTML5
9 43 (33.08%) CSS3
10 38 (29.23%) Analytics
11 37 (28.46%) Subversion
12 36 (27.69%) Web Design
12 36 (27.69%) Project Management
13 35 (26.92%) Content Management
14 34 (26.15%) Internet
14 34 (26.15%) Social Media
15 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
15 32 (24.62%) Degree
16 27 (20.77%) .NET
16 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
16 27 (20.77%) Web Development
17 26 (20.00%) Smartphone
17 26 (20.00%) 3G
17 26 (20.00%) Broadband
18 24 (18.46%) C#
19 23 (17.69%) Scrum
20 22 (16.92%) Digital Marketing
21 21 (16.15%) Google

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 60 (46.15%) CMS
2 19 (14.62%) Umbraco
3 13 (10.00%) WordPress
4 11 (8.46%) Joomla!
4 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.46%) Confluence
5 10 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (6.92%) IIS
7 7 (5.38%) Node.js
8 5 (3.85%) Drupal
9 1 (0.77%) Apache
9 1 (0.77%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.77%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.77%) Movable Type
9 1 (0.77%) Kentico
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.62%) MS Office
4 4 (3.08%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 4 (3.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.15%) Internet
2 26 (20.00%) 3G
2 26 (20.00%) Broadband
3 7 (5.38%) 4G
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) MySQL
2 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.77%) Big Data
3 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (28.46%) Subversion
2 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.23%) JIRA
4 11 (8.46%) JUnit
5 10 (7.69%) Axure RP
6 6 (4.62%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.54%) Grunt
7 2 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
General
1 85 (65.38%) Marketing
2 32 (24.62%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.00%) Finance
3 13 (10.00%) Advertising
4 7 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (3.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (40.77%) Developer
2 31 (23.85%) Web Developer
3 19 (14.62%) Development Manager
4 18 (13.85%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Designer
6 12 (9.23%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Hybris Developer
8 8 (6.15%) PPC Executive
8 8 (6.15%) PPC Manager
8 8 (6.15%) PPC Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) PPC Specialist
8 8 (6.15%) Web Designer
9 7 (5.38%) Communications Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Content Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Technical Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Marketing Executive
11 5 (3.85%) Product Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (56.15%) HTML
2 72 (55.38%) CSS
3 60 (46.15%) jQuery
4 47 (36.15%) HTML5
5 43 (33.08%) CSS3
6 27 (20.77%) .NET
6 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
7 21 (16.15%) XML
8 17 (13.08%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.08%) JSP
9 11 (8.46%) Spring MVC
9 11 (8.46%) Ajax
9 11 (8.46%) Spring
9 11 (8.46%) XSD
10 8 (6.15%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.62%) JSTL
13 5 (3.85%) Sass
14 2 (1.54%) RESTful
14 2 (1.54%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 48 (36.92%) User Experience
2 34 (26.15%) Social Media
3 26 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 19 (14.62%) iPad
5 13 (10.00%) Digital Media
6 12 (9.23%) Computer Science
6 12 (9.23%) Copywriting
7 9 (6.92%) Graphic Design
8 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
9 5 (3.85%) Mathematics
9 5 (3.85%) Physics
9 5 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (3.08%) W3C
10 4 (3.08%) Taxonomies
11 2 (1.54%) Blog
12 1 (0.77%) Animation
12 1 (0.77%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.77%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.46%) UNIX
2 9 (6.92%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (40.77%) E-Commerce
3 38 (29.23%) Analytics
4 36 (27.69%) Web Design
4 36 (27.69%) Project Management
5 35 (26.92%) Content Management
6 27 (20.77%) Web Development
7 23 (17.69%) Scrum
8 22 (16.92%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (15.38%) B2C
10 16 (12.31%) B2B
10 16 (12.31%) Mentoring
11 15 (11.54%) Information Architecture
12 14 (10.77%) Web Analytics
13 13 (10.00%) Performance Management
14 12 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (8.46%) Unit Testing
15 11 (8.46%) Integration Testing
15 11 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (8.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.92%) JavaScript
2 24 (18.46%) C#
3 16 (12.31%) PHP
4 12 (9.23%) Java
5 3 (2.31%) Ruby
6 2 (1.54%) Python
7 1 (0.77%) SQL
7 1 (0.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) Scala
7 1 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Google
2 16 (12.31%) Sitecore
3 11 (8.46%) Adobe
3 11 (8.46%) hybris
4 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.62%) T-Plan
5 6 (4.62%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.31%) Twitter
7 2 (1.54%) Facebook
7 2 (1.54%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.77%) Ektron
8 1 (0.77%) Akamai
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