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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 71 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 1.14% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.57% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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
604 699 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.68% 72.21% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 502 598 808
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) CMS
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
5 2 (22.22%) hybris
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebTrends
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Website Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Social Network
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Web Design
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) B2B
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
1 2 (22.22%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
Oxford
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
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