The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 71 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.33% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
SEO
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 703 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.38% 78.11% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 472 619 630
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Dojo
4 2 (33.33%) Akamai
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) OOCSS
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) SugarCRM
2 1 (16.67%) SilverStripe
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Dojo
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) OOCSS
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Akamai
2 1 (16.67%) Zend
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