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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 112 91
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 22 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.64% 0.85% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.96% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 18
Median salary £32,500 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.12% +29.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,350 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,934 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.41% -  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1174 1451 1315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.68% 87.94% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1160 1079
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Henley-on-Thames +4 10 £30,000 +62.16% 1
Oxford +9 6 £33,000 -22.35%
Thame - 4 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 1 £37,000 -
Witney - 1 - -
SEO
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 21 (53.85%) Degree
3 19 (48.72%) Marketing
4 17 (43.59%) Social Media
4 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 14 (35.90%) jQuery
6 13 (33.33%) Internet
7 12 (30.77%) C#
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) .NET
7 12 (30.77%) Pay per click
8 11 (28.21%) CSS3
9 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
9 10 (25.64%) HTML5
10 9 (23.08%) Online Marketing
11 8 (20.51%) Photoshop
11 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (20.51%) Sass
12 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
12 7 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (17.95%) Open Source
12 7 (17.95%) Kentico
12 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
12 7 (17.95%) C++
12 7 (17.95%) Java
12 7 (17.95%) Subversion
12 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.95%) Web Design
12 7 (17.95%) CMS

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 (17.95%) CMS
1 7 (17.95%) Kentico
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Photoshop
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (10.26%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (48.72%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Marketing Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) SEO Consultant
4 8 (20.51%) HTML CSS Developer
4 8 (20.51%) HTML Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Junior
4 8 (20.51%) Junior Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C++ Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C++/Java Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Graduate
7 5 (12.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 11 (28.21%) CSS3
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (25.64%) HTML5
7 8 (20.51%) Sass
8 5 (12.82%) Ajax
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) React
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
9 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.26%) LESS
9 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.56%) Laravel
10 1 (2.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Social Media
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Social Network
5 2 (5.13%) Xbox
6 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Pay per click
2 9 (23.08%) Online Marketing
3 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
4 7 (17.95%) Open Source
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) Web Design
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (12.82%) Link Building
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Infographics
6 4 (10.26%) MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Search Engine Marketing
6 4 (10.26%) Time Management
6 4 (10.26%) Web Development
7 3 (7.69%) Content Management
7 3 (7.69%) Digital Content Management
7 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C#
1 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.95%) C++
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.56%) Sophos
2 1 (2.56%) Zend
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
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