The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 28 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 8.00% 2.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 117 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 85.78% 86.03% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 170 105 131
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
London

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SEO
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SEO Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 32 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (71.88%) Google
3 22 (68.75%) Web Development
3 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (68.75%) CSS
4 21 (65.63%) .NET
4 21 (65.63%) MySQL
5 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 19 (59.38%) Web Services
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (59.38%) Project Management
5 19 (59.38%) Degree
5 19 (59.38%) Web Application Development
5 19 (59.38%) Relational Database
6 18 (56.25%) Management Information System
6 18 (56.25%) Dreamweaver
6 18 (56.25%) C#
6 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
6 18 (56.25%) XML
6 18 (56.25%) T-SQL
7 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
8 12 (37.50%) jQuery
8 12 (37.50%) CMS
9 11 (34.38%) XHTML
9 11 (34.38%) Ajax
9 11 (34.38%) Analytics
10 10 (31.25%) HTML5
10 10 (31.25%) Social Media
10 10 (31.25%) Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (37.50%) CMS
2 9 (28.13%) MS Project Server
2 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) Drupal
4 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 2 (6.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
2 9 (28.13%) MS Project
2 9 (28.13%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) MySQL
2 19 (59.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Web Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Senior Developer
3 18 (56.25%) Senior Web Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 13 (40.63%) Front-End Web Developer
6 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
6 11 (34.38%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (34.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (34.38%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 6 (18.75%) SEO Manager
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) CSS
3 21 (65.63%) .NET
4 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 19 (59.38%) Web Services
5 18 (56.25%) XML
6 12 (37.50%) jQuery
7 11 (34.38%) XHTML
7 11 (34.38%) Ajax
8 10 (31.25%) HTML5
9 9 (28.13%) CSS3
9 9 (28.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
10 2 (6.25%) Kohana
11 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Management Information System
2 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
3 10 (31.25%) Social Media
4 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Web Development
2 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 19 (59.38%) Web Application Development
3 11 (34.38%) Analytics
4 10 (31.25%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.75%) Information Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Pay per click
7 4 (12.50%) Online Marketing
8 2 (6.25%) Change Control
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 2 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 18 (56.25%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Google
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft