The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 44 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.36% 0.45% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.62% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £55,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +161.90%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SEO
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 322 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 79.56% 71.88% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 166 205 225
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SEO
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SEO Salary Trend in Newbury

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) iPad
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) W3C
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Grunt
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) JSTL
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) W3C
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google