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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 89 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.05% 1.63% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.10% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 18
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +3.17%
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
1172 1188 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.83% 77.39% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 983 996 1379
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Witney +27 12 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Oxford -5 9 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Banbury - 6 £28,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (64.29%) Marketing
2 26 (61.90%) Google
3 23 (54.76%) E-Commerce
3 23 (54.76%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (50.00%) Pay per click
5 20 (47.62%) Web Design
6 15 (35.71%) Analytics
7 14 (33.33%) CMS
8 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
8 13 (30.95%) Google Analytics
8 13 (30.95%) Social Media
9 12 (28.57%) Degree
9 12 (28.57%) Facebook
10 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (26.19%) Project Management
10 11 (26.19%) Internet
10 11 (26.19%) Advertising
10 11 (26.19%) Finance
11 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 10 (23.81%) Project Planning
11 10 (23.81%) Banking
11 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 10 (23.81%) MS Office
11 10 (23.81%) Time Management
11 10 (23.81%) Magento
12 9 (21.43%) Kanban
12 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (16.67%) Content Management
14 6 (14.29%) CSS
14 6 (14.29%) HTML

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) WordPress
3 3 (7.14%) Kentico
3 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
2 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Google Analytics
2 10 (23.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) ProtoShare
General
1 27 (64.29%) Marketing
2 11 (26.19%) Advertising
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (23.81%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Automotive
4 3 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Project Manager
1 10 (23.81%) PPC Executive
1 10 (23.81%) PPC Specialist
1 10 (23.81%) Digital Project Manager
1 10 (23.81%) Marketing Assistant
1 10 (23.81%) PPC Manager
1 10 (23.81%) PPC Analyst
2 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
2 3 (7.14%) Designer
3 2 (4.76%) Content Manager
3 2 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (4.76%) SEO Executive
3 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (2.38%) Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) CSS
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
1 6 (14.29%) HTML5
2 4 (9.52%) CSS3
3 3 (7.14%) Ajax
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Social Media
2 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) E-Commerce
1 23 (54.76%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (50.00%) Pay per click
3 20 (47.62%) Web Design
4 15 (35.71%) Analytics
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 10 (23.81%) Time Management
7 9 (21.43%) Kanban
7 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.67%) Content Management
9 4 (9.52%) Web Development
10 3 (7.14%) Digital Content Management
11 2 (4.76%) B2B
11 2 (4.76%) ERP
11 2 (4.76%) SOA
11 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics
11 2 (4.76%) Information Management
11 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) WAI
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Google
2 12 (28.57%) Facebook
3 2 (4.76%) hybris
3 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Open Text
4 1 (2.38%) Vignette
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago