The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 125 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.78% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,650 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1794 1670 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.86% 79.90% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1228 1279
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SEO Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SEO
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Milton Keynes -10 6 £35,000 -
High Wycombe 0 2 £38,000 +58.33%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (72.22%) Marketing
2 12 (66.67%) Adobe
2 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (55.56%) Google
3 10 (55.56%) Google Analytics
3 10 (55.56%) Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) Pay per click
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Coremetrics
6 7 (38.89%) Content Management
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) OpenUP
7 6 (33.33%) Social Media
7 6 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (33.33%) Hitwise
7 6 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 6 (33.33%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Blog
9 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (16.67%) CMS
9 3 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
9 3 (16.67%) Flash
9 3 (16.67%) Online Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Drupal

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Drupal
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Google Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Marketing
2 12 (66.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Web Editor
3 3 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Online Marketing Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Copywriter
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Social Media
3 4 (22.22%) Blog
4 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 10 (55.56%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) Pay per click
4 7 (38.89%) Content Management
5 6 (33.33%) OpenUP
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Online Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Android Development
8 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Adobe
2 10 (55.56%) Google
3 7 (38.89%) Coremetrics
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Hitwise
5 2 (11.11%) Facebook
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter
6 1 (5.56%) Omniture