The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 865 888 833
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 18 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.007% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.008% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 32
Average salary £32,500 £25,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.21% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £20,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%
SEO Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in England

SEO Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

SEO Specialist Salary Histogram in England

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 5 £32,500 -
South East +17 4 £29,250 -16.42% 1
East Midlands +12 3 - -
Yorkshire +2 3 £27,500 +37.50%
London - 2 £62,500 -
East of England +4 1 £40,000 -20.00%
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited SEO Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SEO Specialist in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SEO
2 35 (83.33%) Analytics
3 34 (80.95%) Google
4 32 (76.19%) Google Analytics
5 29 (69.05%) Marketing
6 23 (54.76%) Pay per click
7 21 (50.00%) HTML
8 16 (38.10%) Web Development
8 16 (38.10%) Social Media
9 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (28.57%) CSS
10 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 7 (16.67%) Advertising
13 6 (14.29%) Facebook
13 6 (14.29%) Twitter
14 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
14 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
14 5 (11.90%) Degree
15 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
15 4 (9.52%) WordPress
15 4 (9.52%) Email Marketing
15 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
15 4 (9.52%) Marketing Strategy
16 3 (7.14%) Social Network
16 3 (7.14%) Web Marketing
16 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
16 3 (7.14%) Internet

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited SEO Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SEO Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) WordPress
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (76.19%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 29 (69.05%) Marketing
2 7 (16.67%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Social Media
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.14%) Social Network
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Copywriting
4 2 (4.76%) Blog
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) SEO
2 35 (83.33%) Analytics
3 23 (54.76%) Pay per click
4 16 (38.10%) Web Development
5 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.52%) Email Marketing
7 4 (9.52%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (7.14%) Web Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Logistics
8 3 (7.14%) Competitor Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Campaign Management
10 1 (2.38%) Search Engine Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Information Architecture
10 1 (2.38%) Website Architecture
10 1 (2.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Google
2 6 (14.29%) Facebook
2 6 (14.29%) Twitter
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.38%) Omniture
5 1 (2.38%) Hitwise
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