The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
UK / England
Rank 353 392 303
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -89
Permanent jobs citing SEO 655 723 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.76% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.86% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 514 586 813
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69855 84428 85063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.80% 88.34% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57847 70926 70359
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in England

SEO
Salary Trend in England

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

SEO Salary Trend in England

SEO
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SEO Salary Histogram in England

SEO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
London +57 271 £50,000 +6.38% 45
South East -28 85 £37,500 - 22
North West -1 73 £34,000 +13.33% 21
Yorkshire +23 58 £35,000 - 18
East of England +61 54 £36,250 +39.42% 5
West Midlands +21 48 £37,500 +25.00% 10
East Midlands +38 46 £32,500 +6.55% 8
South West +16 31 £34,000 -2.85% 7
North East +4 1 £21,500 -18.86% 1
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 745 (57.66%) Marketing
2 622 (48.14%) HTML
3 533 (41.25%) CSS
4 501 (38.78%) Analytics
5 473 (36.61%) JavaScript
6 430 (33.28%) Digital Marketing
7 376 (29.10%) Google
8 375 (29.02%) Social Media
9 364 (28.17%) E-Commerce
10 358 (27.71%) Web Development
11 327 (25.31%) User Experience
12 324 (25.08%) Pay per click
13 323 (25.00%) CMS
14 298 (23.07%) Google Analytics
15 291 (22.52%) HTML5
16 281 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
17 275 (21.28%) PHP
18 224 (17.34%) jQuery
19 213 (16.49%) CSS3
20 193 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
21 189 (14.63%) WordPress
22 173 (13.39%) Sass
23 172 (13.31%) Adobe
23 172 (13.31%) Advertising
24 171 (13.24%) Git (software)
25 170 (13.16%) MVC
26 163 (12.62%) .NET
26 163 (12.62%) Retail
27 157 (12.15%) MySQL
28 153 (11.84%) Front End Development

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 323 (25.00%) CMS
2 189 (14.63%) WordPress
3 40 (3.10%) Drupal
4 39 (3.02%) Umbraco
5 27 (2.09%) nginx
6 25 (1.93%) Apache
7 22 (1.70%) EPiServer
8 21 (1.63%) Joomla!
9 16 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.85%) IIS
10 11 (0.85%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.46%) concrete5
12 6 (0.46%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (0.46%) Kentico
12 6 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.31%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 144 (11.15%) Photoshop
2 71 (5.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 53 (4.10%) MS Excel
3 53 (4.10%) MS Office
4 32 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 29 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (1.24%) Fireworks
7 11 (0.85%) InDesign
8 8 (0.62%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (0.54%) InVision
9 7 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
11 5 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.23%) GIMP
13 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 57 (4.41%) Magento
2 14 (1.08%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.93%) Shopify
4 11 (0.85%) OpenCart
5 9 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
5 9 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.15%) CubeCart
8 2 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 298 (23.07%) Google Analytics
2 98 (7.59%) AdWords
3 37 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.32%) SaaS
5 28 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 25 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (1.47%) Google Tag Manager
7 19 (1.47%) MailChimp
8 15 (1.16%) Sage Pay
9 9 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.70%) GitHub
9 9 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.70%) IaaS
10 8 (0.62%) PaaS
11 5 (0.39%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.31%) Office 365
12 4 (0.31%) SmartFocus
13 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.88%) Internet
2 20 (1.55%) DNS
2 20 (1.55%) HTTP
3 10 (0.77%) Firewall
3 10 (0.77%) SSL
4 9 (0.70%) Skype
5 8 (0.62%) FTP
6 5 (0.39%) SAN
6 5 (0.39%) WAN
7 4 (0.31%) LAN
7 4 (0.31%) VoIP
8 3 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.23%) Intranet
8 3 (0.23%) SMS
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.15%) DHCP
9 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.15%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.077%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (12.15%) MySQL
2 88 (6.81%) SQL Server
3 44 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.17%) Big Data
5 25 (1.93%) NoSQL
6 22 (1.70%) Redis
7 21 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 12 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.46%) CouchDB
11 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.31%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.23%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.15%) MS Access
14 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 171 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 67 (5.19%) Grunt
3 45 (3.48%) Selenium
3 45 (3.48%) Subversion
4 40 (3.10%) gulp
5 25 (1.93%) JIRA
6 24 (1.86%) Jasmine
7 22 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
9 19 (1.47%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.39%) webpack
11 16 (1.24%) Jenkins
12 14 (1.08%) Axure RP
12 14 (1.08%) PHPUnit
12 14 (1.08%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.85%) Bower
14 9 (0.70%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.70%) JSUnit
14 9 (0.70%) Mocha
15 7 (0.54%) Xdebug
General
1 745 (57.66%) Marketing
2 172 (13.31%) Advertising
3 163 (12.62%) Retail
4 148 (11.46%) Finance
5 48 (3.72%) Publishing
6 40 (3.10%) Legal
7 32 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.40%) Banking
8 31 (2.40%) Games
9 23 (1.78%) Brand Awareness
10 16 (1.24%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.01%) French Language
12 11 (0.85%) Electronics
13 9 (0.70%) Automotive
13 9 (0.70%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.70%) Spanish Language
14 8 (0.62%) German Language
15 7 (0.54%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.46%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 477 (36.92%) Developer
2 154 (11.92%) Web Developer
3 133 (10.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 117 (9.06%) Marketing Manager
5 98 (7.59%) SEO Manager
6 97 (7.51%) PHP Developer
7 88 (6.81%) HTML Developer
8 76 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 75 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 70 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 69 (5.34%) HTML CSS Developer
12 68 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Manager
13 61 (4.72%) .NET Developer
14 57 (4.41%) Designer
15 52 (4.02%) Analyst
16 49 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
17 48 (3.72%) Marketing Executive
18 45 (3.48%) PHP Web Developer
19 43 (3.33%) Account Manager
20 42 (3.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (48.14%) HTML
2 533 (41.25%) CSS
3 291 (22.52%) HTML5
4 224 (17.34%) jQuery
5 213 (16.49%) CSS3
6 173 (13.39%) Sass
7 163 (12.62%) .NET
8 137 (10.60%) AngularJS
9 115 (8.90%) ASP.NET
10 92 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 84 (6.50%) LESS
12 72 (5.57%) Node.js
13 63 (4.88%) Web Services
14 62 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 57 (4.41%) Ajax
16 56 (4.33%) XML
17 51 (3.95%) React
18 50 (3.87%) RESTful
19 42 (3.25%) Laravel
20 32 (2.48%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 375 (29.02%) Social Media
2 327 (25.31%) User Experience
3 193 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (6.19%) Mobile App
5 75 (5.80%) Blog
6 62 (4.80%) Digital Media
7 47 (3.64%) Computer Science
8 26 (2.01%) iPad
9 23 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.47%) PMI
10 19 (1.47%) W3C
11 17 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.01%) Graphic Design
12 13 (1.01%) Social Network
13 12 (0.93%) Fintech
14 11 (0.85%) Spread Betting
15 10 (0.77%) Animation
15 10 (0.77%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.77%) New Media
16 8 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.79%) Linux
2 37 (2.86%) Windows
3 19 (1.47%) Windows Server
4 17 (1.32%) Android
5 15 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.85%) CentOS
7 7 (0.54%) Debian
7 7 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.077%) Unix
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (38.78%) Analytics
2 430 (33.28%) Digital Marketing
3 364 (28.17%) E-Commerce
4 358 (27.71%) Web Development
5 324 (25.08%) Pay per click
6 281 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (13.16%) MVC
8 153 (11.84%) Front End Development
9 148 (11.46%) Content Management
10 126 (9.75%) Email Marketing
11 120 (9.29%) Web Analytics
12 117 (9.06%) CRM
13 97 (7.51%) Online Marketing
14 95 (7.35%) Project Management
15 93 (7.20%) Scrum
16 92 (7.12%) OO
17 90 (6.97%) Lead Generation
18 87 (6.73%) B2B
19 83 (6.42%) TDD
20 79 (6.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 473 (36.61%) JavaScript
2 275 (21.28%) PHP
3 125 (9.67%) C#
4 98 (7.59%) SQL
5 74 (5.73%) Java
6 68 (5.26%) Python
7 35 (2.71%) TypeScript
8 30 (2.32%) Go
9 26 (2.01%) ES6
10 20 (1.55%) Ruby
11 16 (1.24%) Perl
12 12 (0.93%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.70%) C++
13 9 (0.70%) VBA
14 6 (0.46%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.46%) VB
15 4 (0.31%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.23%) C
16 3 (0.23%) R
16 3 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 149 (11.53%) Degree
2 19 (1.47%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.62%) OCMJEA
4 8 (0.62%) Sun Certification
5 5 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.31%) Analytics IQ
7 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.23%) PMP
8 2 (0.15%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.15%) CCNP
8 2 (0.15%) CITP
8 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.15%) MBA
8 2 (0.15%) MCSD
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.077%) CCIE
9 1 (0.077%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.32%) QA
2 22 (1.70%) WCAG
3 7 (0.54%) SLA
4 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (1.08%) Varnish
2 6 (0.46%) Docker
3 5 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.077%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.077%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.77%) Puppet
2 8 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.46%) cPanel
4 4 (0.31%) Ansible
5 3 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.077%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.077%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.077%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.077%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.077%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.077%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.077%) SCOM
Vendors
1 376 (29.10%) Google
2 172 (13.31%) Adobe
3 93 (7.20%) Microsoft
4 52 (4.02%) Facebook
5 39 (3.02%) Twitter
6 35 (2.71%) Zend
7 22 (1.70%) Optimizely
8 18 (1.39%) SAP
9 16 (1.24%) Monetate
9 16 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 15 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.16%) Sophos
11 13 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.93%) hybris
13 10 (0.77%) PayPal
14 9 (0.70%) DoubleClick
14 9 (0.70%) Hitwise
15 8 (0.62%) IBM
15 8 (0.62%) Oracle
16 7 (0.54%) VMware
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 per annum + Flexible working and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: bonus,20days hols,pension,healthcare,gym
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 40% Staff Discount + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Falmouth, Cornwall
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Pulborough, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance,Private Health Ins.
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday