Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 128 155
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27 -35
Permanent jobs citing SEO 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.22% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Glasgow median annual salary £27,500 £28,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.51% -21.38% +3.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,550 £31,325
90th Percentile £34,300 £51,750 £42,250
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.43% -4.29% -

SEO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2127 2000 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.88% 92.72% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1081 1494
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Glasgow

SEO
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SEO in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SEO.

1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) SEO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Zend