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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 142 158 185
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +27
Permanent jobs citing SEO 76 55 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.00% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.30% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 28
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
4146 4218 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.90% 76.94% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 2912 3142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Maidenhead +13 19 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Newbury +4 12 £25,000 -54.54%
Slough +1 10 £43,000 -31.20%
Windsor -1 7 £31,500 +31.25%
Wokingham -9 4 £50,000 -
Reading -23 3 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bracknell - 3 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 98 (62.42%) Marketing
2 86 (54.78%) HTML
3 82 (52.23%) CSS
4 78 (49.68%) User Experience
5 71 (45.22%) JavaScript
6 56 (35.67%) CMS
7 52 (33.12%) Analytics
8 44 (28.03%) E-Commerce
9 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (24.84%) jQuery
11 37 (23.57%) Social Media
12 32 (20.38%) HTML5
12 32 (20.38%) Web Development
13 31 (19.75%) CSS3
14 30 (19.11%) Content Management
15 28 (17.83%) B2B
15 28 (17.83%) Google
16 27 (17.20%) Pay per click
17 26 (16.56%) PHP
18 25 (15.92%) Adobe
19 24 (15.29%) Degree
20 23 (14.65%) Axure RP
21 22 (14.01%) MySQL
22 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
23 20 (12.74%) Google Analytics
24 19 (12.10%) Information Architecture
24 19 (12.10%) W3C
24 19 (12.10%) MS Visio
24 19 (12.10%) Web Design
24 19 (12.10%) Advertising

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (35.67%) CMS
2 12 (7.64%) Joomla!
3 9 (5.73%) WordPress
4 5 (3.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.55%) Node.js
5 4 (2.55%) Apache
6 3 (1.91%) Magnolia
6 3 (1.91%) IIS
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (12.10%) MS Visio
2 17 (10.83%) MS Excel
3 15 (9.55%) Photoshop
4 9 (5.73%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (3.82%) Fireworks
5 6 (3.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.74%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.73%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) MailChimp
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) Broadband
1 8 (5.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.01%) MySQL
2 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (14.65%) Axure RP
2 11 (7.01%) Subversion
3 4 (2.55%) Grunt
4 1 (0.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 98 (62.42%) Marketing
2 19 (12.10%) Advertising
3 15 (9.55%) Finance
4 14 (8.92%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Banking
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
6 3 (1.91%) French Language
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 54 (34.39%) Developer
2 29 (18.47%) Web Developer
3 28 (17.83%) Designer
4 23 (14.65%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (14.01%) Architect
6 18 (11.46%) User Experience Architect
7 14 (8.92%) UX Designer
7 14 (8.92%) Web Designer
8 12 (7.64%) PHP Developer
9 11 (7.01%) PPC Specialist
9 11 (7.01%) PPC Manager
9 11 (7.01%) PPC Analyst
9 11 (7.01%) PPC Executive
10 10 (6.37%) SEO Manager
11 8 (5.10%) Marketing Manager
12 7 (4.46%) Product Manager
12 7 (4.46%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.82%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (54.78%) HTML
2 82 (52.23%) CSS
3 39 (24.84%) jQuery
4 32 (20.38%) HTML5
5 31 (19.75%) CSS3
6 16 (10.19%) Sass
7 14 (8.92%) .NET
8 12 (7.64%) Ajax
9 11 (7.01%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.73%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.18%) LESS
12 4 (2.55%) CakePHP
12 4 (2.55%) XML
12 4 (2.55%) DOM
13 1 (0.64%) COM
13 1 (0.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (49.68%) User Experience
2 37 (23.57%) Social Media
3 19 (12.10%) W3C
4 17 (10.83%) Mathematics
4 17 (10.83%) Digital Media
5 11 (7.01%) Graphic Design
6 10 (6.37%) iPad
7 9 (5.73%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.73%) Smartphone
7 9 (5.73%) Taxonomies
8 7 (4.46%) Physics
8 7 (4.46%) Copywriting
8 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.18%) Blog
10 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.27%) FMCG
11 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.73%) Windows
2 6 (3.82%) Android
2 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.18%) Linux
4 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) Analytics
2 44 (28.03%) E-Commerce
3 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.38%) Web Development
5 30 (19.11%) Content Management
6 28 (17.83%) B2B
7 27 (17.20%) Pay per click
8 19 (12.10%) Web Design
8 19 (12.10%) Information Architecture
9 18 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (10.19%) OO
11 15 (9.55%) Project Management
12 14 (8.92%) User Stories
12 14 (8.92%) Online Marketing
13 13 (8.28%) Scrum
13 13 (8.28%) B2C
14 12 (7.64%) OOP
14 12 (7.64%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (6.37%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (45.22%) JavaScript
2 26 (16.56%) PHP
3 11 (7.01%) C#
4 5 (3.18%) Java
4 5 (3.18%) SQL
5 4 (2.55%) Ruby
6 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.64%) Groovy
7 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (15.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) WCAG
3 3 (1.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) cPanel
Vendors
1 28 (17.83%) Google
2 25 (15.92%) Adobe
3 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.19%) Sitecore
5 10 (6.37%) Business Objects
6 7 (4.46%) Omniture
6 7 (4.46%) Twitter
7 6 (3.82%) Marketo
8 3 (1.91%) Facebook
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle
9 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.64%) hybris
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