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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.23% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.52% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
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
580 592 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.56% 76.68% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 464 494 712
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 10 (71.43%) Web Design
1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) CMS
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Blog
5 3 (21.43%) Social Media
5 3 (21.43%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (14.29%) InDesign
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (14.29%) InDesign
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 8 (57.14%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Copywriter
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Website Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blog
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Copywriting
3 1 (7.14%) Social Network
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 10 (71.43%) Web Design
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 8 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working hours
Posted: 24 days ago