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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 915 922 948
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 18 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.016% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 22
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £23,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
London - 7 £46,000 - 1
South East +27 6 £30,000 +30.43% 1
South West +2 3 £42,500 +30.76%
North West - 2 £33,500 - 1
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) SEO
2 40 (88.89%) Google
2 40 (88.89%) Analytics
3 39 (86.67%) Google Analytics
4 33 (73.33%) Marketing
5 28 (62.22%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 13 (28.89%) HTML
8 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (24.44%) Pay per click
9 11 (24.44%) CSS
10 9 (20.00%) Link Building
11 7 (15.56%) Social Media
11 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
11 7 (15.56%) Web Analytics
12 6 (13.33%) Degree
12 6 (13.33%) Blog
13 5 (11.11%) Copywriting
13 5 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
13 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
14 4 (8.89%) AdWords
14 4 (8.89%) Project Management
14 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
15 3 (6.67%) Search Engine Marketing
15 3 (6.67%) Internet Marketing
15 3 (6.67%) Time Management
15 3 (6.67%) WordPress
15 3 (6.67%) MS Office

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (86.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.89%) AdWords
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 33 (73.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Social Media
3 6 (13.33%) Blog
4 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) SEO
2 40 (88.89%) Analytics
3 25 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (24.44%) Pay per click
5 9 (20.00%) Link Building
6 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Web Analytics
7 5 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Content Development
9 3 (6.67%) Internet Marketing
9 3 (6.67%) Search Engine Marketing
9 3 (6.67%) Time Management
10 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics
11 1 (2.22%) Email Marketing
11 1 (2.22%) Marketing Strategy
11 1 (2.22%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.22%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Google
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Optimizely
4 2 (4.44%) Coremetrics
4 2 (4.44%) Omniture
5 1 (2.22%) HubSpot
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