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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 87 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.73% 2.04% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.57% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +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
1148 1245 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.83% 79.30% 78.68%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1030 1292
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 £67,500 £65,000 £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 3 March 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 March 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 +20 12 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Oxford +6 9 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Banbury - 2 £32,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 30 (65.22%) Google
2 29 (63.04%) Marketing
3 24 (52.17%) Pay per click
3 24 (52.17%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 22 (47.83%) Web Design
6 19 (41.30%) Analytics
7 18 (39.13%) Photoshop
8 17 (36.96%) Google Analytics
9 16 (34.78%) Degree
10 15 (32.61%) Facebook
11 14 (30.43%) Social Media
11 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (30.43%) Advertising
11 14 (30.43%) Internet
12 13 (28.26%) MS Office
12 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
13 12 (26.09%) CMS
14 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
14 10 (21.74%) Finance
14 10 (21.74%) Banking
14 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
14 10 (21.74%) Project Management
14 10 (21.74%) Magento
14 10 (21.74%) Time Management
15 8 (17.39%) Kanban
15 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (15.22%) HTML
16 7 (15.22%) CSS
17 5 (10.87%) Dreamweaver

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (26.09%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.52%) WordPress
2 3 (6.52%) Kentico
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Photoshop
2 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.35%) InDesign
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Google Analytics
2 10 (21.74%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (63.04%) Marketing
2 14 (30.43%) Advertising
3 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) PPC Specialist
1 13 (28.26%) PPC Manager
1 13 (28.26%) PPC Analyst
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing Assistant
1 13 (28.26%) PPC Executive
2 10 (21.74%) Digital Project Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Web Designer
3 5 (10.87%) Designer
4 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing Executive
4 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (4.35%) SEO Executive
5 1 (2.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO Analyst
5 1 (2.17%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (2.17%) Copywriter
5 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) CSS
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) HTML5
3 3 (6.52%) CSS3
4 2 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (4.35%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) Ajax
4 2 (4.35%) JSON
4 2 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Social Media
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Blog
3 1 (2.17%) Social Network
3 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Pay per click
1 24 (52.17%) Digital Marketing
2 23 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (47.83%) Web Design
4 19 (41.30%) Analytics
5 10 (21.74%) Time Management
5 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Kanban
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Content Management
8 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
9 2 (4.35%) Information Management
9 2 (4.35%) ERP
9 2 (4.35%) SOA
10 1 (2.17%) B2B
10 1 (2.17%) Logistics
10 1 (2.17%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Google
2 15 (32.61%) Facebook
3 3 (6.52%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working hours
Posted: 25 days ago