The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 50 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.31% 2.10% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 2.58% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
SEO
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
224 310 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 69.57% 81.36% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 208 277 277
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

SEO
Salary Trend in Woking

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

SEO Salary Trend in Woking

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Marketing
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Content Management
4 6 (42.86%) CMS
4 6 (42.86%) Web Design
5 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
5 5 (35.71%) Joomla!
5 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
5 5 (35.71%) Social Media
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) ColdFusion
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) MySQL

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Joomla!
3 4 (28.57%) ColdFusion
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Account Executive
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Account Manager
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Account Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PPC Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PPC Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Online Account Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PPC Executive
4 1 (7.14%) PPC Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SEO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Content Management
2 6 (42.86%) Web Design
3 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Creative Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Business Development
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft