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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 185 157 185
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +28
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 1.27% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 44 28
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,150 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
3884 4248 4393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.79% 84.47% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 3070 3116
Median salary £51,000 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.67% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 May 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 May 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 +5 6 - - 1
Reading +20 3 £38,500 +67.39% 2
Slough -16 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Newbury +4 1 £21,000 - 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 49 (74.24%) HTML
2 48 (72.73%) CSS
3 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 32 (48.48%) Web Development
5 30 (45.45%) Analytics
6 27 (40.91%) CMS
7 25 (37.88%) HTML5
8 23 (34.85%) Marketing
8 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
8 23 (34.85%) .NET
8 23 (34.85%) User Experience
9 22 (33.33%) C#
10 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (31.82%) CSS3
11 19 (28.79%) Google
11 19 (28.79%) jQuery
12 17 (25.76%) Web Design
12 17 (25.76%) Social Media
13 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
14 14 (21.21%) Finance
15 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
16 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
16 12 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (18.18%) Time Management
16 12 (18.18%) SaaS
16 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (16.67%) Google Analytics
18 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
18 10 (15.15%) Project Management
19 9 (13.64%) IIS

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 27 (40.91%) CMS
2 9 (13.64%) IIS
3 6 (9.09%) WordPress
4 3 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.52%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.52%) GIMP
4 1 (1.52%) InDesign
4 1 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (18.18%) SaaS
2 11 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 7 (10.61%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (6.06%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) gulp
2 1 (1.52%) Bower
2 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Grunt
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 23 (34.85%) Marketing
2 14 (21.21%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.06%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 3 (4.55%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
1 30 (45.45%) Web Developer
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
3 15 (22.73%) SEO Executive
4 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (9.09%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 5 (7.58%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (7.58%) HTML Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Designer
6 3 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.55%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (4.55%) SEO Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) HTML
2 48 (72.73%) CSS
3 25 (37.88%) HTML5
4 23 (34.85%) .NET
4 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET
5 21 (31.82%) CSS3
6 19 (28.79%) jQuery
7 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) Sass
9 4 (6.06%) XHTML
10 2 (3.03%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.03%) React
11 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.52%) LESS
11 1 (1.52%) Semantic HTML
11 1 (1.52%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) User Experience
2 17 (25.76%) Social Media
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.06%) W3C
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
6 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
1 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
1 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Web Development
2 30 (45.45%) Analytics
3 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Web Design
5 12 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (18.18%) Time Management
6 10 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (15.15%) Project Management
7 9 (13.64%) Pay per click
8 5 (7.58%) Content Management
8 5 (7.58%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (7.58%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.06%) B2B
9 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.06%) Email Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Link Building
9 4 (6.06%) Online Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Web Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 22 (33.33%) C#
3 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 8 (12.12%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Google
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) Facebook
3 3 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.55%) Twitter
3 3 (4.55%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.52%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.52%) Optimizely
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