The median annual salary for an SEO Specialist was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 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) Specialist
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 640 672
Rank change year-on-year +27 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
London median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -16.00%  
10th Percentile £32,250 £35,700 £56,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £56,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  

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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

SEO Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SEO Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Specialist in London

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SEO Specialist in London

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
City of London - 1 £32,500 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, SEO Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SEO
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) AdWords
2 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) Search Engine Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) AdWords
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
2 4 (80.00%) Search Engine Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
London
Premier Media
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Very Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago