The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
London / Croydon
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.54% 1.96% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.23% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £57,604 £50,000 £27,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.20% +83.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 155 224 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 84.24% 87.84% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 109 188 102
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Croydon

SEO
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for SEO in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SEO.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree