The median annual salary for a SEO Manager was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Manager
London / City of London
Rank 216 271 311
Rank change year-on-year +55 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Manager 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.042% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.044% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £31,500 £49,125 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.87% +19.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SEO Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured SEO Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Manager in the City of London

SEO Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for SEO Manager in the City of London

SEO Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, SEO Manager job roles required the following IT 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 featuring SEO Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SEO
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 7 (70.00%) Content Management
3 7 (70.00%) CMS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Affiliate Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Xbox
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Link Building
5 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing Strategy

SEO Manager Skill Set
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 7 (70.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (70.00%) Affiliate Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Link Building
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
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