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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 52 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.12% 1.58% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.00% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £45,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
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
289 350 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 80.95% 79.01% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 226 223 239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) CMS
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) HTML5
1 13 (100.00%) CSS3
2 10 (76.92%) iPad
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) User Experience
2 10 (76.92%) Google Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Google
2 10 (76.92%) Content Management
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
3 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
4 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 6 (46.15%) JSTL
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Retail
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) Coaching
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
3 3 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
2 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) Grunt
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Development Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) HTML5
1 13 (100.00%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) JSP
2 6 (46.15%) JSTL
3 4 (30.77%) Sass
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) iPad
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 4 (30.77%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Content Management
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
3 7 (53.85%) Web Development
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Google