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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 58 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 16 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.47% 1.10% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.29% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
530 542 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.79% 84.95% 73.61%
Number of salaries quoted 476 476 518
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,050 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Guildford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) jQuery
2 28 (93.33%) HTML5
2 28 (93.33%) CSS3
3 27 (90.00%) WordPress
3 27 (90.00%) MySQL
3 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (90.00%) PHP
4 26 (86.67%) Marketing
5 24 (80.00%) CMS
5 24 (80.00%) Subversion
5 24 (80.00%) Linux
5 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
5 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) JSON
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Percussion
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Velocity
8 3 (10.00%) Drupal
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 3 (10.00%) Content Management
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (10.00%) Open Source

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (90.00%) WordPress
2 24 (80.00%) CMS
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Subversion
1 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (86.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) PHP Developer
2 21 (70.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 14 (46.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Web Developer
4 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Development Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Designer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) jQuery
2 28 (93.33%) CSS3
2 28 (93.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) Velocity
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.33%) Sass
5 1 (3.33%) LESS
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) SDLC
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Content Management
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) Kanban
4 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (90.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Percussion
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe