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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 58 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.64% 1.16% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 4
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £35,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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
610 390 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.60% 75.44% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 537 341 457
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Guildford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (78.26%) HTML
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) Marketing
2 14 (60.87%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) CMS
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (30.43%) W3C
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) HP
7 5 (21.74%) Dell
7 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) PHP
8 4 (17.39%) MySQL
8 4 (17.39%) Subversion
8 4 (17.39%) Web Development
8 4 (17.39%) WordPress
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 3 (13.04%) Perl
9 3 (13.04%) .NET
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) CRM

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (43.48%) CMS
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (17.39%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Xdebug
3 1 (4.35%) Firebug
General
1 14 (60.87%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Web Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (26.09%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 5 (21.74%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (13.04%) Web Manager
8 3 (13.04%) SEO Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Analyst
9 2 (8.70%) SEO Manager
10 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
10 1 (4.35%) Programmer
10 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) Dojo
6 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) W3C
2 3 (13.04%) Copywriting
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) webOS
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Web Design
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.35%) Link Building
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
6 1 (4.35%) B2C
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) HP
1 5 (21.74%) Dell
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter