Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 142 144
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SEO 36 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.19% 0.98% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.11% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 41
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £19,750 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,750 £110,000
South East median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2678 2612 2905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.60% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2091 2349
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £29,275 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Oxfordshire

SEO
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SEO in Oxfordshire

SEO
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Oxfordshire

SEO
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Henley-on-Thames - 19 £23,000 - 1
Oxford -7 6 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Thame - 4 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 3 £36,500 - 1
Bicester +2 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Abingdon -5 1 - - 1
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SEO.

1 27 (75.00%) Marketing
2 20 (55.56%) Social Media
3 19 (52.78%) Degree
4 18 (50.00%) HTML
5 14 (38.89%) Internet
5 14 (38.89%) Online Marketing
6 11 (30.56%) CSS
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (27.78%) Pay per click
8 9 (25.00%) Web Design
8 9 (25.00%) Link Building
8 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
8 9 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
8 9 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 7 (19.44%) CMS
11 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
12 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
12 5 (13.89%) Google
12 5 (13.89%) Web Development
12 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.89%) Search Engine Marketing
12 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
12 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
12 5 (13.89%) Java
12 5 (13.89%) C++
12 5 (13.89%) .NET

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (19.44%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) WordPress
3 3 (8.33%) Kentico
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
3 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) AdWords
2 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 27 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Consultant
1 14 (38.89%) Marketing Consultant
1 14 (38.89%) SEO Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Graduate
3 9 (25.00%) Graduate Consultant
3 9 (25.00%) Web Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) PPC Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) CSS3
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.11%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) LESS
6 3 (8.33%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) Ajax
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) Laravel
7 1 (2.78%) React
7 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Social Media
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Tandem
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Online Marketing
2 10 (27.78%) Pay per click
3 9 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 9 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 9 (25.00%) Link Building
3 9 (25.00%) Web Design
4 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Search Engine Marketing
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) Content Management
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C++
1 5 (13.89%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Zend