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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 18 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.39% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 0.71% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £34,500
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
609 567 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.77% 77.35% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 465 488 647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (70.97%) Marketing
2 16 (51.61%) Digital Marketing
2 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce
3 13 (41.94%) CMS
4 12 (38.71%) Web Design
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 11 (35.48%) Banking
6 9 (29.03%) Project Management
6 9 (29.03%) Time Management
6 9 (29.03%) Kanban
6 9 (29.03%) Project Planning
7 8 (25.81%) Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Publishing
8 6 (19.35%) Google
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 5 (16.13%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) Web Development
10 4 (12.90%) HTML5
10 4 (12.90%) CSS3
10 4 (12.90%) Social Network
11 3 (9.68%) Blog
11 3 (9.68%) jQuery

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (41.94%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Kentico
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Grunt
General
1 22 (70.97%) Marketing
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
2 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Publishing
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Digital Producer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Website Manager
4 3 (9.68%) SEO Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Copywriter
5 2 (6.45%) Hybris Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) CSS3
3 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) XSLT
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) LESS
6 1 (3.23%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScriptMVC
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Social Network
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) Blog
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Xbox
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce
1 16 (51.61%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (38.71%) Web Design
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) Time Management
3 9 (29.03%) Kanban
3 9 (29.03%) Project Planning
4 8 (25.81%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Pay per click
6 3 (9.68%) Web Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) Information Management
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.45%) Business Development
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) hybris
2 3 (9.68%) Facebook
2 3 (9.68%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Siemens
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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