The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 38 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.99% 4.45% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 6.32% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 174 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 82.27% 70.45% 86.32%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 234
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £31,800 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SEO
London

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SEO
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SEO Salary Trend in Croydon

SEO
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript