The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 180 152 174
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing SEO 30 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 1.36% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.59% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 36
Median salary £31,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.74% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £22,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median 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
3889 4389 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.33% 85.19% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3076 3198 3153
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SEO
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -8 9 £90,000 +350.00%
Reading +15 4 £35,000 - 2
Slough -2 3 £52,500 +17.31%
Newbury +4 2 £28,000 +19.14% 2
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 41 (74.55%) HTML
2 40 (72.73%) CSS
3 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
4 25 (45.45%) Marketing
5 24 (43.64%) Analytics
6 23 (41.82%) CMS
7 21 (38.18%) Web Development
8 20 (36.36%) HTML5
9 17 (30.91%) Web Design
9 17 (30.91%) User Experience
10 16 (29.09%) Social Media
11 15 (27.27%) CSS3
11 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (27.27%) .NET
12 14 (25.45%) C#
12 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
12 14 (25.45%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (23.64%) jQuery
14 12 (21.82%) Google
15 11 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (18.18%) Pay per click
16 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
16 10 (18.18%) Finance
16 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
17 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.36%) Project Management
18 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
18 8 (14.55%) Degree
18 8 (14.55%) Time Management
18 8 (14.55%) SaaS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (41.82%) CMS
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) WordPress
4 2 (3.64%) Drupal
5 1 (1.82%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.82%) InDesign
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (14.55%) SaaS
2 6 (10.91%) AdWords
2 6 (10.91%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (5.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) gulp
2 1 (1.82%) Bower
2 1 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.82%) Grunt
2 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 25 (45.45%) Marketing
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) German Language
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) SEO Executive
2 20 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.64%) CMS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) HTML
2 40 (72.73%) CSS
3 20 (36.36%) HTML5
4 15 (27.27%) .NET
4 15 (27.27%) CSS3
5 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
6 13 (23.64%) jQuery
7 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (7.27%) XHTML
9 3 (5.45%) Sass
10 2 (3.64%) LAMP
10 2 (3.64%) Web Services
11 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.82%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.82%) React
11 1 (1.82%) Semantic HTML
11 1 (1.82%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) User Experience
2 16 (29.09%) Social Media
3 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.27%) W3C
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Analytics
2 21 (38.18%) Web Development
3 17 (30.91%) Web Design
4 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.45%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (18.18%) Pay per click
8 9 (16.36%) Project Management
9 8 (14.55%) Time Management
10 7 (12.73%) Marketing Strategy
10 7 (12.73%) Online Marketing
11 5 (9.09%) Content Management
11 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (9.09%) Social Media Marketing
11 5 (9.09%) Web Analytics
12 4 (7.27%) Link Building
13 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
13 3 (5.45%) Email Marketing
14 2 (3.64%) Marketing Analytics
14 2 (3.64%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.45%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 7 (12.73%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Google
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Facebook
3 5 (9.09%) Twitter
3 5 (9.09%) Yahoo!
4 4 (7.27%) Adobe
5 2 (3.64%) Tableau
6 1 (1.82%) Agnitio
6 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.82%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.82%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
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