The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 186 154
Rank change year-on-year +12 -32  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 21 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.43% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.49% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 49
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2865 4255 4760
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.69% 87.01% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 3428 3394
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Berkshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Berkshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Berkshire

SEO
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hungerford - 3 £29,000 -
Reading +24 1 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Windsor -18 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Wokingham - 1 £52,500 - 1
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Social Media
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Bourne shell
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) B2B
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) B2C
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Director
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Director
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing Director
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SEO Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Blog
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) B2C
4 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 1 (8.33%) A/B Testing
5 1 (8.33%) B2B Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Pricing Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Marketo
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago