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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 83 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 1.83% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 2.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +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
737 607 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.90% 79.55% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 642 491 556
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxford

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Advertising
4 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) AdWords
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming

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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 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AdWords
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Advertising
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SEO Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) D3.js
4 2 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Social Network
2 2 (20.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Zend