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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 173 161 169
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 50 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 1.19% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.41% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,840 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
4319 4606 4452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.59% 84.16% 82.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3351 3193
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Reading +7 15 £28,350 -29.12% 5
Slough +1 12 £51,250 - 1
Newbury +26 11 £37,500 - 1
Windsor +16 10 £40,000 +50.94%
Bracknell +4 3 £60,000 -25.00%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 87 (78.38%) CSS
2 86 (77.48%) HTML
3 69 (62.16%) JavaScript
4 56 (50.45%) User Experience
5 54 (48.65%) HTML5
5 54 (48.65%) .NET
5 54 (48.65%) ASP.NET
6 52 (46.85%) C#
6 52 (46.85%) CSS3
7 45 (40.54%) jQuery
8 40 (36.04%) Analytics
9 37 (33.33%) Google
10 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (32.43%) SQL Server
11 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
11 34 (30.63%) Marketing
12 31 (27.93%) CMS
13 30 (27.03%) Time Management
13 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (26.13%) SaaS
14 29 (26.13%) VB.NET
15 27 (24.32%) Google Analytics
16 25 (22.52%) Finance
16 25 (22.52%) Project Management
17 21 (18.92%) Sass
18 20 (18.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (17.12%) Social Media
19 19 (17.12%) Ajax
20 18 (16.22%) Subversion
20 18 (16.22%) Web Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (27.93%) CMS
2 15 (13.51%) IIS
3 7 (6.31%) Drupal
4 5 (4.50%) Confluence
4 5 (4.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.60%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.70%) WordPress
7 1 (0.90%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.31%) GIMP
3 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (26.13%) SaaS
3 27 (24.32%) Google Analytics
4 11 (9.91%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (4.50%) AdWords
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.80%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Subversion
2 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.50%) JUnit
5 3 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.90%) Grunt
6 1 (0.90%) gulp
6 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (30.63%) Marketing
2 25 (22.52%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.70%) Advertising
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 77 (69.37%) Developer
2 60 (54.05%) Web Developer
3 40 (36.04%) .NET Developer
3 40 (36.04%) .NET Web Developer
4 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.91%) C# Developer
6 11 (9.91%) C# Web Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Junior
7 9 (8.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Junior .NET Web Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Junior Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Junior Web Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 7 (6.31%) UI Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (78.38%) CSS
2 86 (77.48%) HTML
3 54 (48.65%) .NET
3 54 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 54 (48.65%) HTML5
4 52 (46.85%) CSS3
5 45 (40.54%) jQuery
6 21 (18.92%) Sass
7 20 (18.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (17.12%) Ajax
9 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
10 14 (12.61%) Backbone.js
11 9 (8.11%) .NET Framework
11 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 9 (8.11%) XML
12 8 (7.21%) React
13 7 (6.31%) Durandal
13 7 (6.31%) Ember.js
13 7 (6.31%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (6.31%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (50.45%) User Experience
2 19 (17.12%) Social Media
3 10 (9.01%) iPad
4 6 (5.41%) W3C
5 5 (4.50%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.60%) Blog
7 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.80%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.90%) FMCG
9 1 (0.90%) Photography
9 1 (0.90%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Windows
1 14 (12.61%) Windows Server
1 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.50%) Unix
3 2 (1.80%) Android
3 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Analytics
2 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.03%) Time Management
4 25 (22.52%) Project Management
5 18 (16.22%) Web Development
6 15 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 13 (11.71%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (11.71%) Front End Development
8 11 (9.91%) B2B
9 10 (9.01%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (9.01%) Web Design
10 8 (7.21%) Content Management
11 7 (6.31%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (6.31%) MVC
11 7 (6.31%) Pay per click
12 6 (5.41%) B2C
12 6 (5.41%) CRM
13 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.50%) Scrum
13 5 (4.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 69 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 52 (46.85%) C#
3 29 (26.13%) VB.NET
4 14 (12.61%) PHP
5 8 (7.21%) Java
6 4 (3.60%) C
6 4 (3.60%) SQL
7 3 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Google
2 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) hybris
3 5 (4.50%) Northgate
3 5 (4.50%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe
5 2 (1.80%) Tableau
6 1 (0.90%) ATG
6 1 (0.90%) Facebook
6 1 (0.90%) Marketo
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.90%) Trillium
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