The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had SEO Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 858 932 930
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 34 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.016% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 13
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £28,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +35.71%
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
86998 98052 105037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73929 82173 85485
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured SEO Specialist in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East of England +31 12 £35,000 -12.50%
South East - 11 £27,500 -
North West - 5 £32,500 - 1
South West - 5 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -5 1 £28,000 +5.66% 2
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 England region featuring SEO Specialist in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) SEO
2 39 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (61.11%) Google
4 32 (59.26%) Google Analytics
4 32 (59.26%) Analytics
5 29 (53.70%) Pay per click
6 23 (42.59%) Social Media
7 19 (35.19%) Marketing
8 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (24.07%) HTML
10 11 (20.37%) CSS
11 10 (18.52%) AdWords
12 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
12 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
12 8 (14.81%) WordPress
12 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.96%) CMS
14 5 (9.26%) OpenCart
14 5 (9.26%) Joomla!
14 5 (9.26%) Magento
14 5 (9.26%) Drupal
15 3 (5.56%) Advertising
15 3 (5.56%) Link Building
16 2 (3.70%) Affiliate Network
16 2 (3.70%) User Experience
16 2 (3.70%) Content Management
17 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
17 1 (1.85%) Ajax

SEO Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) WordPress
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
3 5 (9.26%) Drupal
3 5 (9.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Magento
1 5 (9.26%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 32 (59.26%) Google Analytics
2 10 (18.52%) AdWords
3 1 (1.85%) Google Tag Manager
General
1 19 (35.19%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (42.59%) Social Media
3 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) SEO
2 32 (59.26%) Analytics
3 29 (53.70%) Pay per click
4 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.56%) Link Building
7 2 (3.70%) Affiliate Network
7 2 (3.70%) Content Management
8 1 (1.85%) B2B
8 1 (1.85%) Coaching
8 1 (1.85%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Email Marketing
8 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.85%) Web Development
8 1 (1.85%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Google
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
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