The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 53 66 68
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.63% 1.70% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.82% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +21.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 239 604 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 75.39% 93.35% 83.43%
Number of salaries quoted 226 402 521
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

SEO
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for SEO in Guildford

SEO
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing Automation

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Content Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Web Content Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Product Marketing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore