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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 66 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.07% 1.42% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.81% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £35,900
UK excluding London average 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
610 719 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.33% 78.75% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 495 630 690
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 13 (81.25%) Marketing
2 11 (68.75%) Web Design
2 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (50.00%) Time Management
4 8 (50.00%) Banking
4 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) CMS
4 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) Blog
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Social Media
8 2 (12.50%) hybris
8 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
8 2 (12.50%) User Experience
8 2 (12.50%) Information Management
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (12.50%) InDesign
8 2 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Kentico
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (12.50%) InDesign
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (81.25%) Marketing
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 8 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Copywriter
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Hybris Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Website Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Social Network
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
1 11 (68.75%) Web Design
2 9 (56.25%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
3 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Kanban
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
7 1 (6.25%) Logistics
7 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Web Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) Facebook
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter
4 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
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