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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 40.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +6.66%
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
25 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 100.00% 95.83% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
1 10 (100.00%) Intranet
1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
1 10 (100.00%) WordPress
1 10 (100.00%) Kentico
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) XHTML
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) Web Design
4 6 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (60.00%) Sitecore
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (50.00%) Life Science
5 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) Sass
6 4 (40.00%) LESS
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) WordPress
1 10 (100.00%) Kentico
2 6 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (40.00%) Drupal
3 4 (40.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (40.00%) InDesign
2 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (30.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) XHTML
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Sass
4 4 (40.00%) LESS
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Life Science
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Web Design
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
2 6 (60.00%) Sitecore