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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 847 871 851
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 14 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 12
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £21,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.63%
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
London - 7 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands -9 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
East of England +4 1 £40,000 +60.00%
West Midlands - 1 £26,500 - 1
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 32 (100.00%) SEO
2 28 (87.50%) Analytics
3 27 (84.38%) Google
4 26 (81.25%) Marketing
5 24 (75.00%) Google Analytics
6 18 (56.25%) Social Media
7 13 (40.63%) HTML
8 11 (34.38%) Pay per click
9 10 (31.25%) Web Development
9 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.88%) French Language
11 7 (21.88%) CSS
12 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (15.63%) Web Analytics
13 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
13 5 (15.63%) Degree
13 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
13 5 (15.63%) WordPress
13 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
14 4 (12.50%) FMCG
14 4 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
14 4 (12.50%) Facebook
14 4 (12.50%) Twitter
14 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
14 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
14 4 (12.50%) Adobe

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (15.63%) WordPress
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 26 (81.25%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) French Language
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Automotive
3 4 (12.50%) Advertising
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.38%) German Language
4 3 (9.38%) Italian Language
5 2 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Social Media
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
4 4 (12.50%) FMCG
5 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.38%) Blog
5 3 (9.38%) Social Network
6 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) SEO
2 28 (87.50%) Analytics
3 11 (34.38%) Pay per click
4 10 (31.25%) Web Development
5 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) Web Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Content Management
8 3 (9.38%) Logistics
8 3 (9.38%) Online Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) Web Marketing
9 2 (6.25%) Campaign Management
9 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Web Design
10 1 (3.13%) Validation
10 1 (3.13%) Information Architecture
10 1 (3.13%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) Facebook
3 4 (12.50%) Twitter
4 2 (6.25%) Yahoo!
5 1 (3.13%) NEC
5 1 (3.13%) Omniture
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago