The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 90 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.59% 0.85% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.05% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Average salary £43,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.56% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1264 1237 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.99% 81.06% 77.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1048 1164
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Oxfordshire region.

SEO Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SEO
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 18 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Henley-on-Thames +6 3 - - 1
Witney - 1 £35,000 - 1
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 39 (73.58%) Marketing
2 28 (52.83%) CMS
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
5 20 (37.74%) CSS
5 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (35.85%) Web Design
7 18 (33.96%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (30.19%) XML
9 15 (28.30%) Analytics
10 14 (26.42%) jQuery
10 14 (26.42%) Ajax
10 14 (26.42%) Photoshop
10 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.42%) Adobe
11 13 (24.53%) .NET
11 13 (24.53%) Google
11 13 (24.53%) Kentico
12 12 (22.64%) SQL
12 12 (22.64%) Finance
13 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
13 11 (20.75%) Banking
13 11 (20.75%) MySQL
13 11 (20.75%) Web Development
14 10 (18.87%) Google Analytics
14 10 (18.87%) WordPress
14 10 (18.87%) PHP
14 10 (18.87%) Intranet
14 10 (18.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 9 (16.98%) Project Management

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 28 (52.83%) CMS
2 13 (24.53%) Kentico
3 10 (18.87%) WordPress
4 7 (13.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (11.32%) Drupal
6 4 (7.55%) Joomla!
7 3 (5.66%) IIS
8 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Photoshop
2 10 (18.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (7.55%) InDesign
3 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.77%) MS Office
5 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Intranet
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
General
1 39 (73.58%) Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
3 11 (20.75%) Banking
4 8 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (11.32%) Publishing
6 5 (9.43%) Multimedia
6 5 (9.43%) Advertising
7 2 (3.77%) Games
8 1 (1.89%) Billing
8 1 (1.89%) French Language
8 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.21%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Digital Producer
6 4 (7.55%) Copywriter
6 4 (7.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Website Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) SEO Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Hybris Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) PPC Manager
8 2 (3.77%) PPC Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) PPC Executive
8 2 (3.77%) Marketing Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 16 (30.19%) XML
4 14 (26.42%) Ajax
4 14 (26.42%) jQuery
5 13 (24.53%) .NET
6 9 (16.98%) XHTML
7 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
7 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (13.21%) HTML5
8 7 (13.21%) CSS3
9 5 (9.43%) Sass
9 5 (9.43%) LESS
9 5 (9.43%) XSLT
10 2 (3.77%) Web Services
10 2 (3.77%) REST
10 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.89%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) User Experience
2 6 (11.32%) Social Media
3 5 (9.43%) Social Network
3 5 (9.43%) Life Science
4 4 (7.55%) Web 2.0
4 4 (7.55%) Blog
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.77%) Copywriting
6 2 (3.77%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.89%) Economics
7 1 (1.89%) NHS
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) Statistics
7 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
2 19 (35.85%) Web Design
3 18 (33.96%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (28.30%) Analytics
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.75%) Web Development
7 9 (16.98%) Project Planning
7 9 (16.98%) Time Management
7 9 (16.98%) Kanban
7 9 (16.98%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) Content Management
9 6 (11.32%) CRM
10 5 (9.43%) Pay per click
11 4 (7.55%) Information Management
11 4 (7.55%) MVC
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum
12 3 (5.66%) Logistics
12 3 (5.66%) Email Marketing
12 3 (5.66%) Web Marketing
12 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) PHP
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Section 508
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Adobe
2 13 (24.53%) Google
3 7 (13.21%) Sitecore
4 5 (9.43%) Facebook
5 4 (7.55%) hybris
6 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Twitter
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Siemens
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
Henley-on-thames, Oxfordshire
Practicus Ltd
Salary: Paid post once internship complete
Posted: 17 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + great benefits and company holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago