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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 70 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.81% 1.74% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 2.41% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
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
513 582 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.01% 72.30% 79.14%
Number of salaries quoted 449 508 541
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,918 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 12 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) Web Development
4 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (60.00%) Web Design
6 10 (50.00%) Marketing
6 10 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (50.00%) HTML5
7 9 (45.00%) CSS3
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (40.00%) .NET
9 7 (35.00%) Project Management
9 7 (35.00%) CRM
9 7 (35.00%) Retail
10 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
10 6 (30.00%) User Experience
11 5 (25.00%) jQuery
12 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (20.00%) SQL
12 4 (20.00%) Adobe
12 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
13 3 (15.00%) MVC
13 3 (15.00%) Degree
13 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
13 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
13 3 (15.00%) IIS
13 3 (15.00%) Social Media

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Web Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Head of Development
5 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Webmaster
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) JSP
7 2 (10.00%) Servlets
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) Dojo
8 1 (5.00%) WCF
8 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) webOS
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Web Development
2 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (60.00%) Web Design
4 10 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (35.00%) CRM
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Content Management
9 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Pay per click
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft