The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 99 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.68% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.81% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,800 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,500 £21,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
SEO
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1219 982 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.84% 83.15% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 710 749
Average salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SEO
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SEO Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) CMS
5 6 (37.50%) Google
5 6 (37.50%) Coremetrics
5 6 (37.50%) Pay per click
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 6 (37.50%) Google Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) OpenUP
5 6 (37.50%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Hitwise
5 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) API Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (31.25%) Android Development
6 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 5 (31.25%) Android
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) Load Testing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Google Analytics
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Web Editor
4 2 (12.50%) Copywriter
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Pay per click
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) OpenUP
3 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (31.25%) Load Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Android Development
3 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) API Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) Content Management
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) Google
3 6 (37.50%) Coremetrics
3 6 (37.50%) Hitwise