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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 57 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 21 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.95% 1.44% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.75% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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
565 742 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 79.47% 82.17% 76.45%
Number of salaries quoted 498 635 569
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) jQuery
2 25 (92.59%) WordPress
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
2 25 (92.59%) CSS3
2 25 (92.59%) MySQL
2 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 25 (92.59%) PHP
3 24 (88.89%) Marketing
4 22 (81.48%) CMS
5 19 (70.37%) Subversion
5 19 (70.37%) Linux
5 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
5 19 (70.37%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (70.37%) Git (software)
6 6 (22.22%) SDLC
6 6 (22.22%) JSON
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 5 (18.52%) Adobe
8 3 (11.11%) Magento
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) REST
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (11.11%) GitHub
8 3 (11.11%) W3C
8 3 (11.11%) XHTML
8 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (92.59%) WordPress
2 22 (81.48%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 3 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Subversion
1 19 (70.37%) Git (software)
1 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (88.89%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) PHP Developer
2 17 (62.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
10 2 (7.41%) Designer
10 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) jQuery
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
2 25 (92.59%) CSS3
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) Velocity
4 3 (11.11%) REST
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) XHTML
4 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) W3C
1 3 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Kanban
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Content Management
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
1 25 (92.59%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Percussion
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