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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 69 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 17 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.23% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.08% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £100,000 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +44.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
646 650 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.78% 87.01% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 545 534 524
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (72.50%) HTML
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
1 29 (72.50%) CSS
2 23 (57.50%) HTML5
3 22 (55.00%) CMS
4 21 (52.50%) Marketing
5 20 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (50.00%) CSS3
6 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
7 18 (45.00%) IIS
7 18 (45.00%) Windows
7 18 (45.00%) Web Design
7 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
8 17 (42.50%) C#
8 17 (42.50%) Subversion
8 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
8 17 (42.50%) .NET
8 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
9 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
9 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
9 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (40.00%) Kentico
10 14 (35.00%) Banking
10 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
10 14 (35.00%) Finance
11 11 (27.50%) jQuery
12 10 (25.00%) Social Network
12 10 (25.00%) Xbox
12 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (22.50%) AngularJS

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (55.00%) CMS
2 18 (45.00%) IIS
3 16 (40.00%) Kentico
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) Drupal
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 5 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (12.50%) Mocha
3 5 (12.50%) QUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.50%) Grunt
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (52.50%) Marketing
2 14 (35.00%) Banking
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (22.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Digital Producer
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 5 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.00%) UI Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (7.50%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) CSS
1 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) HTML5
3 20 (50.00%) CSS3
4 17 (42.50%) .NET
4 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
6 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.50%) Backbone.js
7 7 (17.50%) XML
7 7 (17.50%) XSLT
8 5 (12.50%) Apache Flex
8 5 (12.50%) Handlebars
8 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (12.50%) Raphaël
8 5 (12.50%) React
8 5 (12.50%) WPF
9 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Social Network
1 10 (25.00%) Xbox
2 8 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Blog
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
1 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (47.50%) E-Commerce
3 18 (45.00%) Web Design
4 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) Analytics
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 5 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 5 (12.50%) MVVM
7 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (12.50%) SOLID
7 5 (12.50%) Web Development
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) Kanban
10 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) Siemens
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Oxford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago