The median annual salary for a SEO Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Developer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 - 941
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Developer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £33,750 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 - £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

SEO Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SEO Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Developer in England

SEO Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SEO Developer in England

SEO Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
North West - 2 £32,500 -
London - 1 £38,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
SEO Developer
UK

SEO Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, SEO Developer 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 England region featuring SEO Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) WordPress
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) AdWords
5 4 (40.00%) Magento
5 4 (40.00%) Google
5 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Drupal
6 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) OpenCart
6 3 (30.00%) nginx
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Social Media
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) Laravel

SEO Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (60.00%) WordPress
2 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 4 (40.00%) Drupal
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (30.00%) nginx
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Magento
2 3 (30.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) AdWords
1 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Laravel
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SEO
2 6 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Content Writing
6 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com