The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 11 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 3.57% 36.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 96.43% 86.36% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 37
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

SEO
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Bicester region.

SEO Salary Trend in Bicester

SEO
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (81.82%) Front End Development
2 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 9 (81.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (81.82%) Marketing
2 9 (81.82%) Fireworks
2 9 (81.82%) Web Design
2 9 (81.82%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) WordPress
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 9 (81.82%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Fireworks
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
General
1 9 (81.82%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (81.82%) Front End Development
1 9 (81.82%) Responsive Web Design
1 9 (81.82%) Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP