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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
England / London
Rank 328 394 294
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -100
Permanent jobs citing SEO 264 277 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.67% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.75% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 194 201 343
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,180
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £65,000 £68,300
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
30061 36719 36465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.25% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25224 31355 30572
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 £40,000 £39,000 £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 24 February 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 24 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
City of London +40 38 £46,000 -4.16% 8
Surbiton +8 3 £50,000 +35.13% 2
Croydon +5 2 £43,802 -2.66%
Kingston Upon Thames +9 1 £80,000 +69.76%
Teddington +8 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 £23,000 -
SEO
England

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for SEO.

1 304 (54.87%) Marketing
2 259 (46.75%) HTML
3 227 (40.97%) Analytics
4 226 (40.79%) CSS
5 214 (38.63%) JavaScript
6 174 (31.41%) User Experience
7 172 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
8 171 (30.87%) Digital Marketing
9 153 (27.62%) Social Media
10 138 (24.91%) CMS
11 134 (24.19%) E-Commerce
12 133 (24.01%) Web Development
13 132 (23.83%) Google
14 126 (22.74%) HTML5
15 114 (20.58%) Google Analytics
16 110 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
17 103 (18.59%) Sass
18 99 (17.87%) Pay per click
18 99 (17.87%) CSS3
19 90 (16.25%) Retail
20 87 (15.70%) Git (software)
21 85 (15.34%) Content Management
22 82 (14.80%) Finance
23 78 (14.08%) CRM
24 77 (13.90%) AngularJS
25 75 (13.54%) .NET
26 73 (13.18%) Degree
27 72 (13.00%) PHP
28 69 (12.45%) Advertising
28 69 (12.45%) Front End Development

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
1 138 (24.91%) CMS
2 21 (3.79%) WordPress
3 20 (3.61%) Umbraco
4 16 (2.89%) EPiServer
5 11 (1.99%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.62%) Apache
6 9 (1.62%) Drupal
6 9 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.36%) Confluence
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 54 (9.75%) Photoshop
2 30 (5.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (4.69%) MS Excel
4 19 (3.43%) MS Office
5 14 (2.53%) Fireworks
6 13 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (1.26%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (1.26%) InVision
8 6 (1.08%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.18%) GIMP
10 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.99%) WebTrends
2 9 (1.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (1.62%) Magento
3 8 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (20.58%) Google Analytics
2 31 (5.60%) AdWords
3 28 (5.05%) SaaS
4 26 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.89%) Google Tag Manager
6 14 (2.53%) Adobe Analytics
7 10 (1.81%) MailChimp
7 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (1.62%) IaaS
9 8 (1.44%) GitHub
9 8 (1.44%) PaaS
10 6 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.72%) Office 365
11 4 (0.72%) SmartFocus
12 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.18%) Asana
13 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.87%) Internet
2 17 (3.07%) HTTP
3 11 (1.99%) DNS
4 10 (1.81%) SSL
5 9 (1.62%) Skype
6 4 (0.72%) VoIP
7 3 (0.54%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.54%) SAN
8 2 (0.36%) DHCP
8 2 (0.36%) Firewall
8 2 (0.36%) LAN
8 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.36%) WAN
9 1 (0.18%) FTP
9 1 (0.18%) Intranet
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 39 (7.04%) MySQL
2 37 (6.68%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.17%) Big Data
5 9 (1.62%) Redis
6 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.36%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.18%) DTS
10 1 (0.18%) HDInsight
10 1 (0.18%) Looker
10 1 (0.18%) Mixpanel
10 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 87 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 36 (6.50%) Grunt
3 27 (4.87%) Selenium
4 18 (3.25%) gulp
5 17 (3.07%) Jasmine
6 16 (2.89%) JIRA
7 15 (2.71%) webpack
8 13 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
8 13 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.81%) Subversion
10 8 (1.44%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.26%) Axure RP
12 6 (1.08%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.08%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.90%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.72%) Babel
14 4 (0.72%) JUnit
15 3 (0.54%) Gatling
15 3 (0.54%) QUnit
General
1 304 (54.87%) Marketing
2 90 (16.25%) Retail
3 82 (14.80%) Finance
4 69 (12.45%) Advertising
5 27 (4.87%) Publishing
6 26 (4.69%) Games
7 23 (4.15%) Telecoms
8 22 (3.97%) Legal
9 15 (2.71%) Banking
10 12 (2.17%) Electronics
11 9 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.62%) Online Betting
11 9 (1.62%) Spanish Language
12 8 (1.44%) Brand Awareness
13 7 (1.26%) French Language
14 6 (1.08%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.72%) Law
15 4 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.54%) German Language
17 2 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (32.67%) Developer
2 59 (10.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 51 (9.21%) Marketing Manager
4 40 (7.22%) C# Developer
5 37 (6.68%) SEO Manager
6 36 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 31 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 31 (5.60%) Architect
8 30 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 29 (5.23%) Consultant
9 29 (5.23%) Web Developer
10 28 (5.05%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 28 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 26 (4.69%) HTML Developer
12 25 (4.51%) Analyst
13 22 (3.97%) Angular Developer
14 21 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.79%) Designer
15 20 (3.61%) E-Commerce Manager
15 20 (3.61%) SEO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (46.75%) HTML
2 226 (40.79%) CSS
3 126 (22.74%) HTML5
4 103 (18.59%) Sass
5 99 (17.87%) CSS3
6 77 (13.90%) AngularJS
7 75 (13.54%) .NET
8 68 (12.27%) jQuery
9 58 (10.47%) LESS
10 52 (9.39%) ASP.NET
11 46 (8.30%) Node.js
12 43 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (6.86%) React
14 33 (5.96%) XML
15 20 (3.61%) Ajax
16 19 (3.43%) SignalR
16 19 (3.43%) WebSockets
16 19 (3.43%) XHTML
17 18 (3.25%) RESTful
18 17 (3.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 174 (31.41%) User Experience
2 153 (27.62%) Social Media
3 110 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.32%) Blog
4 35 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 34 (6.14%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.07%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.17%) Fintech
9 9 (1.62%) New Media
10 8 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.44%) IVR
11 7 (1.26%) Motion Graphics
12 6 (1.08%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.08%) W3C
13 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.90%) FMCG
13 5 (0.90%) NHS
14 4 (0.72%) Graphic Design
14 4 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.71%) Windows
2 9 (1.62%) Android
3 7 (1.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.90%) Linux
4 5 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.18%) Unix
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (40.97%) Analytics
2 172 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (30.87%) Digital Marketing
4 134 (24.19%) E-Commerce
5 133 (24.01%) Web Development
6 99 (17.87%) Pay per click
7 85 (15.34%) Content Management
8 78 (14.08%) CRM
9 69 (12.45%) Front End Development
10 67 (12.09%) Web Analytics
11 66 (11.91%) MVC
12 58 (10.47%) Scrum
13 52 (9.39%) OO
14 49 (8.84%) Project Management
15 46 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
16 44 (7.94%) TDD
17 42 (7.58%) Unit Testing
18 41 (7.40%) Email Marketing
19 35 (6.32%) B2C
20 33 (5.96%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 214 (38.63%) JavaScript
2 72 (13.00%) PHP
3 64 (11.55%) C#
4 52 (9.39%) SQL
5 40 (7.22%) Java
6 39 (7.04%) Python
7 30 (5.42%) Go
8 26 (4.69%) ES6
9 22 (3.97%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.08%) C++
10 6 (1.08%) VBA
11 4 (0.72%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.54%) Ruby
12 3 (0.54%) Scala
13 2 (0.36%) Clojure
13 2 (0.36%) Perl
13 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.36%) VB
14 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (13.18%) Degree
2 8 (1.44%) OCMJEA
2 8 (1.44%) Sun Certification
3 6 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) CITP
4 2 (0.36%) MBA
4 2 (0.36%) MCSD
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PMP
5 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.89%) QA
2 10 (1.81%) WCAG
3 3 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.44%) Varnish
2 5 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.72%) Docker
4 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.62%) Puppet
2 6 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) Ansible
4 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (23.83%) Google
2 64 (11.55%) Adobe
3 56 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.79%) Facebook
5 13 (2.35%) SAP
6 11 (1.99%) Optimizely
7 9 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.62%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.44%) Twitter
9 6 (1.08%) Omniture
9 6 (1.08%) VMware
10 5 (0.90%) DoubleClick
10 5 (0.90%) Remedy
11 4 (0.72%) hybris
11 4 (0.72%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.54%) HP
12 3 (0.54%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.36%) Dell
13 2 (0.36%) Demandware
13 2 (0.36%) Symantec
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blu digital
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 36 minutes ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum with equity
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: Basic Salary of £30k plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
ACW
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago