The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 73 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.22% 0.75% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.92% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
568 759 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 77.17% 81.18% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 519 636 569
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SEO
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Guildford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 18 (85.71%) Marketing
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 12 (57.14%) WordPress
4 12 (57.14%) CSS3
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
4 12 (57.14%) PHP
5 9 (42.86%) CMS
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Subversion
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) Dell
6 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (28.57%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Copywriting
9 3 (14.29%) Velocity
9 3 (14.29%) Drupal
9 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
9 3 (14.29%) Kanban
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (14.29%) Magento
9 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (57.14%) WordPress
2 9 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing Executive
2 6 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SEO Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 14 (66.67%) jQuery
2 14 (66.67%) HTML5
3 12 (57.14%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) JSON
5 3 (14.29%) Velocity
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) XHTML
5 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Copywriting
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) W3C
2 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Kanban
2 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (14.29%) Scrum
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Content Management
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (9.52%) Pay per click
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) B2C
4 1 (4.76%) Link Building
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) HP
1 6 (28.57%) Dell
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Percussion
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
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