The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 68 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.52% - 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £60,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 707 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.23% 73.26% 72.64%
Number of salaries quoted 538 611 453
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
Oxfordshire

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SEO
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SEO Salary Trend in Oxford

SEO
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 12 (75.00%) Marketing
4 12 (75.00%) PHP
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) CSS3
6 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (56.25%) Content Management
7 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
8 8 (50.00%) Email Marketing
8 8 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (50.00%) Web Design
9 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
9 7 (43.75%) WordPress
9 7 (43.75%) Zend
9 7 (43.75%) Drupal
9 7 (43.75%) YUI
9 7 (43.75%) SugarCRM
9 7 (43.75%) SilverStripe
10 5 (31.25%) CMS
10 5 (31.25%) MySQL
11 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 3 (18.75%) OO
12 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
12 3 (18.75%) WebTrends
12 3 (18.75%) Web Development
12 3 (18.75%) Subversion

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) WordPress
1 7 (43.75%) Drupal
1 7 (43.75%) SugarCRM
1 7 (43.75%) SilverStripe
2 5 (31.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Assistant
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) SEO Executive
6 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Trainee
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) YUI
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) Dojo
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) OOCSS
9 2 (12.50%) Sass
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (6.25%) XHTML
10 1 (6.25%) XML
10 1 (6.25%) XSLT
10 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mobile App
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Content Management
3 8 (50.00%) Email Marketing
3 8 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Online Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Akamai
3 1 (6.25%) Google