The median annual salary for a SEO Executive was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
England / London
Rank 575 651 652
Rank change year-on-year +76 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +86.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £28,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -22.80% +18.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SEO Executive
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SEO Executive in London

SEO Executive
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SEO Executive in London

SEO Executive Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, SEO Executive 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 London region featuring SEO Executive in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SEO
2 9 (64.29%) Marketing
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
3 8 (57.14%) Social Media
3 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (50.00%) Web Analytics
4 7 (50.00%) Google
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
7 4 (28.57%) Link Building
7 4 (28.57%) Internet Marketing
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Copywriting
8 3 (21.43%) User Experience
8 3 (21.43%) Lead Generation
8 3 (21.43%) Multichannel Retail
9 2 (14.29%) AdWords
9 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) MS Office
10 1 (7.14%) CSS
10 1 (7.14%) Competitor Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) Retail
10 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing

SEO Executive Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 9 (64.29%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Social Media
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SEO
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
3 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (50.00%) Web Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Pay per click
6 4 (28.57%) Internet Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Link Building
7 3 (21.43%) Copywriting
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Lead Generation
7 3 (21.43%) Multichannel Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (7.14%) Competitor Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Content Marketing
9 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing
9 1 (7.14%) Social Media Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft