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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 66 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.76% 2.06% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 2.39% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Median salary £31,500 £100,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-68.50% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £60,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £100,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
576 627 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 87.14% 86.24% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 464 543 542
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,984 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £72,500 £65,000
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 23 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) WordPress
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (33.33%) Xbox
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) AdWords

SEO
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 3 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AdWords
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 2 (22.22%) AdWords Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics Manager
3 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SEO Executive
3 2 (22.22%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
5 1 (11.11%) LESS
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
1 3 (33.33%) Xbox
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe