The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 179 130 167
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +37
Permanent jobs citing SEO 29 79 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.64% 1.62% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.94% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £29,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3771 4065 4022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.10% 83.42% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 3267 3109
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SEO
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SEO Salary Trend in Surrey

SEO
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SEO Salary Histogram in Surrey

SEO
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 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
Guildford +6 6 £38,750 +25.00%
Woking +9 3 £24,500 -42.35%
Epsom +3 3 £42,500 +9.67%
Godalming - 3 £32,500 -
Camberley +4 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Horley 0 1 £32,500 -18.75%
SEO
South East

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 51 (73.91%) HTML
1 51 (73.91%) CSS
2 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
3 34 (49.28%) jQuery
4 32 (46.38%) PHP
5 29 (42.03%) Marketing
6 26 (37.68%) SQL
7 24 (34.78%) CMS
8 23 (33.33%) MySQL
9 20 (28.99%) HTML5
10 18 (26.09%) WordPress
11 17 (24.64%) CSS3
11 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (23.19%) .NET
12 16 (23.19%) Java
12 16 (23.19%) W3C
12 16 (23.19%) E-Commerce
13 15 (21.74%) Degree
13 15 (21.74%) MVC
13 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (20.29%) Social Media
15 13 (18.84%) Subversion
15 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
15 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.84%) XML
15 13 (18.84%) Windows
16 11 (15.94%) DNS
16 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
16 11 (15.94%) User Experience

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 24 (34.78%) CMS
2 18 (26.09%) WordPress
3 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) Apache
5 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.80%) Drupal
6 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 3 (4.35%) Joomla!
6 3 (4.35%) ColdFusion
6 3 (4.35%) Node.js
7 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.90%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.35%) Magento
3 2 (2.90%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 9 (13.04%) Wireless
3 6 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.90%) SMS
4 2 (2.90%) DHCP
4 2 (2.90%) HTTP
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) MS Access
3 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Subversion
2 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.14%) Firebug
3 7 (10.14%) Ant
4 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.25%) Xdebug
6 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 29 (42.03%) Marketing
2 9 (13.04%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Finance
4 3 (4.35%) Publishing
4 3 (4.35%) Local Government
5 2 (2.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Developer
2 32 (46.38%) Web Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Senior Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
6 10 (14.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Marketing Executive
9 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing Executive
10 5 (7.25%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Applications Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
12 3 (4.35%) SEO Analyst
13 2 (2.90%) PPC Specialist
13 2 (2.90%) Account Director
13 2 (2.90%) Java Web Developer
13 2 (2.90%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (73.91%) CSS
1 51 (73.91%) HTML
2 34 (49.28%) jQuery
3 20 (28.99%) HTML5
4 17 (24.64%) CSS3
5 16 (23.19%) .NET
6 13 (18.84%) XML
7 7 (10.14%) Google Maps API
8 6 (8.70%) JSON
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.80%) Web Services
10 4 (5.80%) JSP
10 4 (5.80%) Servlets
10 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.80%) Spring
10 4 (5.80%) XHTML
10 4 (5.80%) Java EE
11 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.35%) OAuth
11 3 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.19%) W3C
3 14 (20.29%) Social Media
4 11 (15.94%) User Experience
5 4 (5.80%) Copywriting
5 4 (5.80%) Open Source
6 3 (4.35%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.35%) NHS
7 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.45%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) E-Commerce
1 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (21.74%) MVC
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.49%) Web Development
4 10 (14.49%) Analytics
4 10 (14.49%) Pay per click
5 9 (13.04%) Content Management
6 5 (7.25%) B2B
6 5 (7.25%) B2C
6 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.25%) Online Marketing
7 4 (5.80%) Logistics
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.35%) Scrum
8 3 (4.35%) OOP
8 3 (4.35%) OO
8 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 32 (46.38%) PHP
3 26 (37.68%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) Java
5 9 (13.04%) C#
5 9 (13.04%) VB
6 5 (7.25%) Perl
7 3 (4.35%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Google
3 7 (10.14%) Facebook
3 7 (10.14%) Twitter
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) HP
4 6 (8.70%) Dell
4 6 (8.70%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) Adobe
5 5 (7.25%) Zend
6 4 (5.80%) hybris
7 3 (4.35%) Percussion
8 2 (2.90%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.45%) Ektron
Reigate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 7 days ago