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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / London
Rank 325 381 291
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -90
Permanent jobs citing SEO 280 281 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.69% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.78% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 215 213 327
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29417 35977 35510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 88.50% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24827 30738 29937
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in London

SEO
Salary Trend in London

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

SEO Salary Trend in London

SEO
Salary Histogram in London

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

SEO Salary Histogram in London

SEO
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
City of London +48 31 £41,268 -28.22% 13
Surbiton +5 5 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +10 3 £80,000 +146.15%
Croydon +7 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Teddington - 1 £65,000 -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 290 (53.02%) Marketing
2 256 (46.80%) HTML
3 228 (41.68%) Analytics
4 224 (40.95%) CSS
5 208 (38.03%) JavaScript
6 181 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (32.36%) User Experience
8 164 (29.98%) Digital Marketing
9 144 (26.33%) E-Commerce
10 142 (25.96%) CMS
11 140 (25.59%) Social Media
12 135 (24.68%) Web Development
13 126 (23.03%) Google
14 125 (22.85%) HTML5
15 113 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
16 109 (19.93%) Google Analytics
17 104 (19.01%) CSS3
18 102 (18.65%) Sass
19 95 (17.37%) Retail
20 90 (16.45%) Pay per click
21 88 (16.09%) Finance
22 87 (15.90%) Git (software)
23 85 (15.54%) Content Management
24 82 (14.99%) AngularJS
25 81 (14.81%) .NET
26 80 (14.63%) CRM
27 75 (13.71%) C#
27 75 (13.71%) Adobe
27 75 (13.71%) Advertising
27 75 (13.71%) Degree

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 142 (25.96%) CMS
2 20 (3.66%) EPiServer CMS
2 20 (3.66%) Umbraco
3 16 (2.93%) Apache
4 14 (2.56%) WordPress
5 10 (1.83%) Drupal
5 10 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.37%) Confluence
11 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (11.70%) Photoshop
2 41 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (4.20%) MS Excel
4 19 (3.47%) Fireworks
5 17 (3.11%) MS Office
6 12 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (1.65%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (1.65%) InVision
8 7 (1.28%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.37%) GIMP
9 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.18%) ImageReady
10 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.74%) Adobe Campaign
2 11 (2.01%) WebTrends
3 8 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.46%) Magento
4 7 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.37%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 109 (19.93%) Google Analytics
2 30 (5.48%) AdWords
3 26 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.75%) SaaS
4 13 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
5 11 (2.01%) GitHub
5 11 (2.01%) Google Tag Manager
6 10 (1.83%) IaaS
6 10 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (1.65%) MailChimp
7 9 (1.65%) PaaS
8 6 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.73%) Office 365
9 4 (0.73%) SmartFocus
10 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.39%) Internet
2 12 (2.19%) DNS
2 12 (2.19%) HTTP
3 10 (1.83%) SSL
4 8 (1.46%) Skype
5 5 (0.91%) SAN
6 4 (0.73%) DHCP
6 4 (0.73%) LAN
6 4 (0.73%) WAN
7 3 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.55%) VoIP
8 2 (0.37%) Firewall
8 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.18%) FTP
9 1 (0.18%) NAS
9 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.86%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.13%) MySQL
3 30 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.65%) Big Data
4 9 (1.65%) Redis
5 8 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.18%) DTS
10 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 87 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.67%) Grunt
3 26 (4.75%) Selenium
4 20 (3.66%) Dreamweaver
5 17 (3.11%) Jasmine
6 16 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.56%) webpack
8 13 (2.38%) gulp
8 13 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.38%) JIRA
9 9 (1.65%) Axure RP
10 8 (1.46%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.28%) Subversion
11 7 (1.28%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.73%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.73%) JUnit
12 4 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.73%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.73%) Protractor
12 4 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 290 (53.02%) Marketing
2 95 (17.37%) Retail
3 88 (16.09%) Finance
4 75 (13.71%) Advertising
5 32 (5.85%) Games
5 32 (5.85%) Telecoms
6 24 (4.39%) Publishing
7 19 (3.47%) Legal
8 16 (2.93%) Banking
9 11 (2.01%) Electronics
9 11 (2.01%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.65%) French Language
10 9 (1.65%) Law
10 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.65%) Online Betting
11 8 (1.46%) Brand Awareness
12 7 (1.28%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 180 (32.91%) Developer
2 46 (8.41%) Marketing Manager
3 44 (8.04%) C# Developer
4 40 (7.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (7.13%) .NET Developer
5 39 (7.13%) Web Developer
6 38 (6.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 34 (6.22%) Architect
7 34 (6.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (5.12%) Designer
8 28 (5.12%) SEO Manager
9 26 (4.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (4.75%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 26 (4.75%) UI Developer
10 25 (4.57%) Consultant
10 25 (4.57%) E-Commerce Manager
11 24 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.20%) Angular Developer
13 19 (3.47%) HTML Developer
14 18 (3.29%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (46.80%) HTML
2 224 (40.95%) CSS
3 125 (22.85%) HTML5
4 104 (19.01%) CSS3
5 102 (18.65%) Sass
6 82 (14.99%) AngularJS
7 81 (14.81%) .NET
8 64 (11.70%) jQuery
9 62 (11.33%) ASP.NET
10 55 (10.05%) LESS
11 51 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (7.68%) Node.js
13 34 (6.22%) React
14 32 (5.85%) XML
15 18 (3.29%) Ajax
15 18 (3.29%) REST
15 18 (3.29%) SignalR
15 18 (3.29%) WebSockets
16 16 (2.93%) RESTful
16 16 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 177 (32.36%) User Experience
2 140 (25.59%) Social Media
3 113 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (6.76%) Blog
5 35 (6.40%) Computer Science
6 32 (5.85%) Mobile App
7 22 (4.02%) Copywriting
8 21 (3.84%) Digital Media
9 19 (3.47%) Statistics
10 13 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.65%) Fintech
11 9 (1.65%) Graphic Design
11 9 (1.65%) Motion Graphics
12 8 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.46%) IVR
12 8 (1.46%) W3C
13 6 (1.10%) NHS
13 6 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (0.91%) FMCG
14 5 (0.91%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.11%) Windows
2 10 (1.83%) Linux
3 9 (1.65%) Android
4 7 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) Unix
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (41.68%) Analytics
2 181 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (29.98%) Digital Marketing
4 144 (26.33%) E-Commerce
5 135 (24.68%) Web Development
6 90 (16.45%) Pay per click
7 85 (15.54%) Content Management
8 80 (14.63%) CRM
9 73 (13.35%) Scrum
10 72 (13.16%) MVC
11 64 (11.70%) OO
12 61 (11.15%) Front End Development
13 57 (10.42%) Web Analytics
14 51 (9.32%) TDD
15 49 (8.96%) Unit Testing
16 44 (8.04%) Responsive Web Design
17 42 (7.68%) Project Management
18 40 (7.31%) Web Design
19 38 (6.95%) Email Marketing
20 34 (6.22%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 208 (38.03%) JavaScript
2 75 (13.71%) C#
3 71 (12.98%) PHP
4 53 (9.69%) SQL
5 40 (7.31%) Java
5 40 (7.31%) Python
6 29 (5.30%) Go
7 22 (4.02%) ES6
8 19 (3.47%) TypeScript
9 7 (1.28%) Perl
10 5 (0.91%) C++
11 4 (0.73%) Apple Swift
11 4 (0.73%) VB
11 4 (0.73%) VBA
12 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.55%) Ruby
13 2 (0.37%) Clojure
13 2 (0.37%) R
13 2 (0.37%) Scala
13 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (13.71%) Degree
2 8 (1.46%) OCMJEA
2 8 (1.46%) Sun Certification
3 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) CITP
4 2 (0.37%) MBA
4 2 (0.37%) MCSD
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.56%) WCAG
2 12 (2.19%) QA
3 4 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.83%) Docker
2 8 (1.46%) Varnish
3 7 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) Puppet
2 11 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.46%) Ansible
4 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 126 (23.03%) Google
2 75 (13.71%) Adobe
3 53 (9.69%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.94%) Facebook
5 26 (4.75%) EPiServer
6 16 (2.93%) Optimizely
7 13 (2.38%) VMware
8 12 (2.19%) SAP
9 9 (1.65%) Omniture
9 9 (1.65%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.65%) Twitter
10 7 (1.28%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.91%) DoubleClick
12 5 (0.91%) hybris
12 5 (0.91%) Remedy
13 4 (0.73%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.55%) HP
15 2 (0.37%) Dell
15 2 (0.37%) Symantec
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £53000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care, life ins
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 6 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Pension, healthcare + More
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CatenaMedia
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 Depending On Experience
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Salt
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