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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 823 838 833
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 27 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.020% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.021% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 25
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £33,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
93187 93662 97567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.48% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77560 76025 83489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 February 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 +7 13 £27,500 +61.76% 3
London +4 8 £32,750 +0.76% 1
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
South East -17 2 £33,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +28 1 £29,500 -1.66% 2
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 51 (100.00%) SEO
2 43 (84.31%) Google
3 36 (70.59%) Marketing
4 34 (66.67%) Analytics
5 23 (45.10%) Pay per click
5 23 (45.10%) Social Media
6 22 (43.14%) Google Analytics
7 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
7 19 (37.25%) Facebook
8 16 (31.37%) HTML
9 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (27.45%) Web Development
10 13 (25.49%) CSS
11 10 (19.61%) Twitter
11 10 (19.61%) Blog
12 9 (17.65%) Foundry
12 9 (17.65%) Apple
12 9 (17.65%) Internet
13 8 (15.69%) Project Management
13 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
13 8 (15.69%) Web Analytics
13 8 (15.69%) Search Engine Marketing
13 8 (15.69%) Algorithms
13 8 (15.69%) Performance Metrics
14 7 (13.73%) Competitor Analysis
14 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
15 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
16 4 (7.84%) Social Media Marketing
17 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
17 3 (5.88%) Degree

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 36 (70.59%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Social Media
2 10 (19.61%) Blog
3 8 (15.69%) Algorithms
3 8 (15.69%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) SEO
2 34 (66.67%) Analytics
3 23 (45.10%) Pay per click
4 19 (37.25%) E-Commerce
5 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) Web Development
6 8 (15.69%) Search Engine Marketing
6 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) Web Analytics
7 7 (13.73%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.84%) Social Media Marketing
10 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.96%) B2C
11 1 (1.96%) Online Marketing
11 1 (1.96%) Information Architecture
11 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.96%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Google
2 19 (37.25%) Facebook
3 10 (19.61%) Twitter
4 9 (17.65%) Foundry
4 9 (17.65%) Apple
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Omniture
6 1 (1.96%) Hitwise
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