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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 95 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 24 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.58% 1.14% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.53% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 20
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £35,000 £42,750
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
1232 1310 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.00% 74.35% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1124 1437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,100
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Banbury +15 8 £28,500 -5.00%
Oxford +1 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Witney +30 6 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Kidlington - 1 £27,500 -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (55.56%) Google
2 19 (52.78%) Web Design
3 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (50.00%) Marketing
4 15 (41.67%) Pay per click
5 14 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (36.11%) CMS
7 12 (33.33%) Social Media
8 11 (30.56%) HTML5
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
9 10 (27.78%) Content Management
9 10 (27.78%) Magento
10 9 (25.00%) Analytics
11 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (19.44%) Project Management
12 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
12 7 (19.44%) Google Analytics
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 6 (16.67%) CSS3
13 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 6 (16.67%) Banking
13 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
13 6 (16.67%) Time Management
14 5 (13.89%) Kanban
14 5 (13.89%) PHP
14 5 (13.89%) XML
14 5 (13.89%) Internet
14 5 (13.89%) Degree

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (36.11%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 4 (11.11%) WordPress
3 3 (8.33%) Kentico
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Magento
2 7 (19.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.78%) ProtoShare
General
1 18 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (16.67%) Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Advertising
5 3 (8.33%) Publishing
5 3 (8.33%) Automotive
6 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.78%) French Language
6 1 (2.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Marketing Assistant
4 4 (11.11%) PPC Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) PPC Manager
4 4 (11.11%) PPC Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) PPC Executive
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (5.56%) SEO Executive
6 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
1 11 (30.56%) CSS
1 11 (30.56%) HTML5
2 6 (16.67%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) Ajax
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) XHTML
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) REST
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) XSLT
6 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Social Media
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.78%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Web Design
2 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (41.67%) Pay per click
4 14 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (27.78%) Content Management
6 9 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Project Management
9 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 6 (16.67%) Time Management
10 5 (13.89%) Kanban
11 4 (11.11%) Web Development
12 3 (8.33%) B2B
12 3 (8.33%) Scrum
12 3 (8.33%) Digital Content Management
13 2 (5.56%) Web Analytics
13 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
13 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
13 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
13 2 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) PHP
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) WAI
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Google
2 5 (13.89%) Facebook
3 2 (5.56%) hybris
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) Open Text
4 1 (2.78%) Vignette
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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