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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 157 181 176
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 66 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.33% 0.76% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.00% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 30
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +6.66%
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
4054 4213 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.44% 76.66% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2962 2955
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +16 16 £45,000 -21.73%
Maidenhead -1 12 £20,000 -42.85% 1
Windsor -10 8 £31,500 -16.00%
Bracknell +21 7 - -
Wokingham +4 7 £33,250 - 2
Newbury -3 4 £23,500 -57.27% 2
Reading -12 4 £23,000 -29.23% 4
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 89 (64.96%) Marketing
2 77 (56.20%) HTML
3 73 (53.28%) CSS
4 62 (45.26%) User Experience
5 57 (41.61%) JavaScript
6 44 (32.12%) CMS
7 43 (31.39%) Analytics
8 36 (26.28%) jQuery
9 35 (25.55%) Social Media
10 34 (24.82%) E-Commerce
11 32 (23.36%) Web Development
12 30 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (21.17%) Content Management
14 25 (18.25%) HTML5
15 24 (17.52%) Pay per click
15 24 (17.52%) Google
15 24 (17.52%) Adobe
16 23 (16.79%) PHP
17 22 (16.06%) B2B
17 22 (16.06%) CSS3
18 21 (15.33%) MySQL
19 20 (14.60%) Degree
20 19 (13.87%) Web Design
20 19 (13.87%) Axure RP
21 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
21 17 (12.41%) MS Excel
21 17 (12.41%) Mathematics
21 17 (12.41%) Google Analytics
22 16 (11.68%) Copywriting
22 16 (11.68%) OO

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 44 (32.12%) CMS
2 12 (8.76%) Joomla!
3 6 (4.38%) WordPress
4 5 (3.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.92%) Apache
5 4 (2.92%) Node.js
6 3 (2.19%) Magnolia
6 3 (2.19%) IIS
7 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.46%) Confluence
7 2 (1.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.95%) MS Visio
3 14 (10.22%) Photoshop
4 9 (6.57%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.92%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.11%) SaaS
3 4 (2.92%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Internet
2 8 (5.84%) Broadband
3 2 (1.46%) Intranet
4 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.73%) HTTP
4 1 (0.73%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) MySQL
2 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (13.87%) Axure RP
2 8 (5.84%) Subversion
3 4 (2.92%) Grunt
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) JUnit
6 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
General
1 89 (64.96%) Marketing
2 15 (10.95%) Advertising
3 14 (10.22%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.30%) Finance
5 4 (2.92%) Banking
6 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 3 (2.19%) French Language
7 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 46 (33.58%) Developer
2 32 (23.36%) Web Developer
3 24 (17.52%) Designer
4 18 (13.14%) Architect
5 16 (11.68%) Web Designer
6 14 (10.22%) User Experience Architect
7 12 (8.76%) PHP Developer
7 12 (8.76%) Front-End Developer
8 11 (8.03%) PPC Manager
8 11 (8.03%) PPC Analyst
8 11 (8.03%) PPC Executive
8 11 (8.03%) PPC Specialist
9 8 (5.84%) SEO Manager
9 8 (5.84%) UX Designer
10 7 (5.11%) Graduate
10 7 (5.11%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Product Manager
11 6 (4.38%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (4.38%) Junior Developer
11 6 (4.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (56.20%) HTML
2 73 (53.28%) CSS
3 36 (26.28%) jQuery
4 25 (18.25%) HTML5
5 22 (16.06%) CSS3
6 10 (7.30%) .NET Framework
6 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET
6 10 (7.30%) .NET
7 8 (5.84%) Ajax
7 8 (5.84%) Sass
8 6 (4.38%) XML
9 4 (2.92%) CakePHP
10 2 (1.46%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.46%) Spring
10 2 (1.46%) XSD
10 2 (1.46%) DOM
10 2 (1.46%) JSP
10 2 (1.46%) LESS
11 1 (0.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (45.26%) User Experience
2 35 (25.55%) Social Media
3 17 (12.41%) Mathematics
4 16 (11.68%) Copywriting
5 14 (10.22%) W3C
6 13 (9.49%) Graphic Design
7 10 (7.30%) Digital Media
8 9 (6.57%) Taxonomies
8 9 (6.57%) Smartphone
8 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (5.11%) iPad
9 7 (5.11%) Physics
10 4 (2.92%) Blog
10 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.46%) FMCG
12 2 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.73%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.19%) Windows
3 2 (1.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.39%) Analytics
2 34 (24.82%) E-Commerce
3 32 (23.36%) Web Development
4 30 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (21.17%) Content Management
6 24 (17.52%) Pay per click
7 22 (16.06%) B2B
8 19 (13.87%) Web Design
9 16 (11.68%) OO
9 16 (11.68%) Project Management
10 15 (10.95%) Information Architecture
11 13 (9.49%) B2C
12 12 (8.76%) OOP
13 11 (8.03%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (8.03%) Web Analytics
14 10 (7.30%) Online Marketing
15 9 (6.57%) OpenUP
15 9 (6.57%) Customer Insight
16 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (5.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (41.61%) JavaScript
2 23 (16.79%) PHP
3 10 (7.30%) C#
4 6 (4.38%) Java
5 5 (3.65%) SQL
6 4 (2.92%) Ruby
7 1 (0.73%) Groovy
7 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) WCAG
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) cPanel
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) Google
1 24 (17.52%) Adobe
2 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.03%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.11%) Twitter
5 6 (4.38%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.38%) Marketo
6 3 (2.19%) Facebook
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle
7 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.46%) hybris
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Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Wokingham
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Posted: 12 days ago
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