Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 110 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.38% 0.62% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.70% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 36
Oxford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -9.09% -17.50%
10th Percentile £24,100 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,750 £110,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +2.14% -15.15% +30.95%

SEO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1443 1278 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.16% 87.96% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1109 1132
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,705
% change year-on-year - +2.96% +9.26%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Oxford

SEO
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SEO in Oxford

SEO
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SEO.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) WordPress
4 3 (50.00%) Kentico
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Tandem
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Kentico
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) AdWords
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SEO Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Tandem
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Generation
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Zend