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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 90 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Permanent jobs citing SEO 20 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.38% 1.52% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.86% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 1
Average salary £43,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.85% -4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
1185 1288 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.50% 81.47% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1128 1146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 14 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Bicester - 2 £30,000 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (81.40%) Marketing
2 20 (46.51%) CMS
3 17 (39.53%) Web Design
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
3 17 (39.53%) CSS
3 17 (39.53%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (39.53%) Analytics
4 15 (34.88%) Google
4 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
5 14 (32.56%) Photoshop
5 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
6 13 (30.23%) Adobe
6 13 (30.23%) XML
6 13 (30.23%) Google Analytics
7 12 (27.91%) Ajax
8 11 (25.58%) Degree
8 11 (25.58%) jQuery
8 11 (25.58%) Kentico
9 10 (23.26%) WordPress
9 10 (23.26%) Intranet
9 10 (23.26%) PHP
9 10 (23.26%) SQL
9 10 (23.26%) .NET
9 10 (23.26%) MySQL
9 10 (23.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (20.93%) XHTML
10 9 (20.93%) Internet
10 9 (20.93%) Advertising
10 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) Facebook

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (46.51%) CMS
2 11 (25.58%) Kentico
3 10 (23.26%) WordPress
4 6 (13.95%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (13.95%) Drupal
5 4 (9.30%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Photoshop
2 10 (23.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
4 6 (13.95%) MS Office
4 6 (13.95%) InDesign
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Intranet
2 9 (20.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 35 (81.40%) Marketing
2 9 (20.93%) Advertising
3 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
4 7 (16.28%) Finance
4 7 (16.28%) Banking
5 5 (11.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.33%) Billing
6 1 (2.33%) French Language
6 1 (2.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.95%) PPC Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) PPC Manager
4 6 (13.95%) PPC Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) PPC Executive
4 6 (13.95%) Marketing Assistant
5 5 (11.63%) Copywriter
6 4 (9.30%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Website Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) SEO Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Hybris Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
1 17 (39.53%) CSS
2 13 (30.23%) XML
3 12 (27.91%) Ajax
4 11 (25.58%) jQuery
5 10 (23.26%) .NET
6 9 (20.93%) XHTML
7 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.30%) Sass
9 4 (9.30%) LESS
10 3 (6.98%) CSS3
10 3 (6.98%) HTML5
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.65%) XSLT
12 1 (2.33%) EDI
12 1 (2.33%) Middleware
12 1 (2.33%) J2EE
12 1 (2.33%) SOAP
12 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Blog
3 5 (11.63%) Life Science
3 5 (11.63%) Social Media
4 4 (9.30%) Social Network
5 3 (6.98%) Copywriting
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.65%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.65%) Web 2.0
7 1 (2.33%) NHS
7 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Web Design
1 17 (39.53%) Digital Marketing
1 17 (39.53%) Analytics
2 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Pay per click
4 8 (18.60%) Web Development
5 7 (16.28%) Project Planning
5 7 (16.28%) Content Management
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Time Management
5 7 (16.28%) Kanban
6 4 (9.30%) CRM
6 4 (9.30%) Information Management
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Business Development
7 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 3 (6.98%) Logistics
7 3 (6.98%) Web Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.26%) PHP
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Section 508
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Google
2 13 (30.23%) Adobe
3 9 (20.93%) Facebook
4 6 (13.95%) Sitecore
5 4 (9.30%) hybris
6 3 (6.98%) Twitter
6 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
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