The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 80 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.76% 2.22% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.80% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
697 608 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.34% 79.48% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 608 469 502
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Advertising
4 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) AdWords
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AdWords
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Advertising
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SEO Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) D3.js
4 2 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Social Network
2 2 (20.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Zend
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