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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 195 158 183
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 77 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 1.39% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 49 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
4149 4682 4633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.42% 84.53% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 3325 3315
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
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 average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Newbury +1 4 £37,500 -
Maidenhead -3 4 - -
Slough -12 3 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Reading +14 1 £27,500 +19.56% 2
Windsor +13 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Ascot - 1 £35,000 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 60 (75.95%) HTML
2 59 (74.68%) CSS
3 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
4 43 (54.43%) Web Development
5 37 (46.84%) ASP.NET
5 37 (46.84%) .NET
5 37 (46.84%) Analytics
6 35 (44.30%) C#
7 33 (41.77%) User Experience
8 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (37.97%) CMS
10 29 (36.71%) jQuery
10 29 (36.71%) HTML5
10 29 (36.71%) CSS3
11 27 (34.18%) Marketing
12 26 (32.91%) Finance
13 25 (31.65%) Google
14 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
14 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
15 19 (24.05%) Web Design
16 18 (22.78%) Social Media
17 16 (20.25%) Google Analytics
18 15 (18.99%) IIS
18 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
19 14 (17.72%) Windows
19 14 (17.72%) VB.NET
19 14 (17.72%) SaaS
19 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (17.72%) Time Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 30 (37.97%) CMS
2 15 (18.99%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) WordPress
4 5 (6.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.53%) Drupal
6 1 (1.27%) Magnolia
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.59%) GIMP
3 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (3.80%) InDesign
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.27%) MS Office
6 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Google Analytics
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.72%) SaaS
3 11 (13.92%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.27%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.59%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.53%) gulp
4 1 (1.27%) Bower
4 1 (1.27%) Grunt
4 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 27 (34.18%) Marketing
2 26 (32.91%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Developer
1 42 (53.16%) Web Developer
2 25 (31.65%) .NET Developer
2 25 (31.65%) .NET Web Developer
3 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# Web Developer
5 9 (11.39%) SEO Executive
6 6 (7.59%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (7.59%) VB.NET Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (6.33%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Designer
8 4 (5.06%) Marketing Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.95%) HTML
2 59 (74.68%) CSS
3 37 (46.84%) .NET
3 37 (46.84%) ASP.NET
4 29 (36.71%) CSS3
4 29 (36.71%) HTML5
4 29 (36.71%) jQuery
5 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
6 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
6 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 8 (10.13%) Sass
8 7 (8.86%) Backbone.js
8 7 (8.86%) React
9 6 (7.59%) Ajax
9 6 (7.59%) Durandal
9 6 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (7.59%) LESS
9 6 (7.59%) Web Services
10 4 (5.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (41.77%) User Experience
2 18 (22.78%) Social Media
3 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.06%) W3C
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Blog
6 2 (2.53%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Windows
1 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
1 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Web Development
2 37 (46.84%) Analytics
3 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (24.05%) Web Design
5 14 (17.72%) Time Management
6 11 (13.92%) Project Management
7 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (11.39%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (8.86%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (8.86%) Pay per click
10 6 (7.59%) B2B
10 6 (7.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.33%) Web Analytics
12 4 (5.06%) Brand Management
12 4 (5.06%) Content Management
12 4 (5.06%) Web Accessibility
13 3 (3.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
2 35 (44.30%) C#
3 14 (17.72%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.86%) PHP
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Google
2 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Adobe
3 5 (6.33%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.06%) Northgate
5 2 (2.53%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.27%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.27%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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