The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 237 180 232
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +52
Permanent jobs citing SEO 21 128 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 1.24% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.41% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 90 89
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,481 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
SEO
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5642 9090 11296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.66% 87.85% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5146 7772 9386
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SEO
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the City of London region.

SEO Salary Trend in the City of London

SEO
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in the City of London

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SEO.

1 31 (60.78%) Marketing
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) CMS
3 18 (35.29%) Analytics
4 17 (33.33%) Social Media
4 17 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (27.45%) CSS
6 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
6 13 (25.49%) User Experience
7 12 (23.53%) Content Management
8 11 (21.57%) Web Development
8 11 (21.57%) Photoshop
8 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
8 11 (21.57%) jQuery
9 10 (19.61%) HTML5
9 10 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (19.61%) Pay per click
10 9 (17.65%) Google
10 9 (17.65%) Web Analytics
10 9 (17.65%) Legal
10 9 (17.65%) Advertising
10 9 (17.65%) W3C
10 9 (17.65%) CSS3
11 7 (13.73%) Sass
11 7 (13.73%) Mobile First
11 7 (13.73%) .NET
11 7 (13.73%) Retail
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Google Analytics
12 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (35.29%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (9.80%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.84%) WordPress
5 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.80%) GIMP
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.88%) MS Office
4 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.92%) InDesign
6 1 (1.96%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.96%) ImageReady
6 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) AdWords
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Grunt
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (60.78%) Marketing
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
3 9 (17.65%) Advertising
3 9 (17.65%) Legal
4 7 (13.73%) Retail
5 5 (9.80%) Banking
6 2 (3.92%) Publishing
7 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (11.76%) HTML Developer
2 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (9.80%) SEO Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Web Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Account Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Designer
4 4 (7.84%) Digital Account Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Web Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Executive
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 3 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Lead Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) CSS
3 11 (21.57%) jQuery
4 10 (19.61%) HTML5
5 9 (17.65%) CSS3
6 7 (13.73%) .NET
6 7 (13.73%) Sass
7 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
8 5 (9.80%) JSON
8 5 (9.80%) XHTML
8 5 (9.80%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) LESS
10 3 (5.88%) Gherkin
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.92%) LAMP
12 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.96%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Social Media
2 13 (25.49%) User Experience
3 9 (17.65%) W3C
4 4 (7.84%) Blog
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) FMCG
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) Fintech
5 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.92%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.96%) Animation
7 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.96%) RIA
7 1 (1.96%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Analytics
2 12 (23.53%) Content Management
3 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
3 11 (21.57%) Web Development
4 10 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (19.61%) Pay per click
5 9 (17.65%) Web Analytics
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile First
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) Web Design
8 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.80%) MVC
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (9.80%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (9.80%) Validation
9 4 (7.84%) BDD
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.84%) Email Marketing
10 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.84%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) Groovy
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) MBA
2 1 (1.96%) MOS
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) WCAG
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Google
2 6 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
3 5 (9.80%) EPiServer
3 5 (9.80%) Facebook
3 5 (9.80%) Twitter
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Interwoven
5 3 (5.88%) Omniture
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Competitive Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Simply Media TV
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 per annum + Company Car, Pension Scheme, Prv Health
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 5 days ago