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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 803 840 849
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 34 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.014% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 22
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £26,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+13.46% +6.12%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £26,500
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 29 January 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 -6 12 £27,500 +61.76% 2
London +2 9 £32,500 -7.14%
East of England - 7 - -
East Midlands +13 4 £29,500 -1.66% 2
South East - 2 £33,000 -
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 53 (100.00%) SEO
2 39 (73.58%) Google
3 38 (71.70%) Marketing
4 31 (58.49%) Analytics
5 23 (43.40%) Pay per click
6 22 (41.51%) E-Commerce
7 20 (37.74%) Social Media
8 19 (35.85%) Facebook
9 18 (33.96%) Google Analytics
10 13 (24.53%) HTML
11 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (22.64%) Web Development
12 10 (18.87%) Twitter
12 10 (18.87%) Blog
13 9 (16.98%) Apple
13 9 (16.98%) Internet
13 9 (16.98%) CSS
13 9 (16.98%) Foundry
14 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
14 8 (15.09%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (15.09%) Project Management
14 8 (15.09%) Search Engine Marketing
14 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (15.09%) Supplier Management
14 8 (15.09%) Web Analytics
15 7 (13.21%) Competitor Analysis
16 5 (9.43%) B2C
17 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
17 4 (7.55%) Social Media Marketing
18 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 38 (71.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) HTML
2 9 (16.98%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Social Media
2 10 (18.87%) Blog
3 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) SEO
2 31 (58.49%) Analytics
3 23 (43.40%) Pay per click
4 22 (41.51%) E-Commerce
5 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Web Development
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
6 8 (15.09%) Search Engine Marketing
6 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (15.09%) Supplier Management
6 8 (15.09%) Web Analytics
7 7 (13.21%) Competitor Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) B2C
9 4 (7.55%) Social Media Marketing
10 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) Online Marketing
10 2 (3.77%) Link Building
11 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.89%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Google
2 19 (35.85%) Facebook
3 10 (18.87%) Twitter
4 9 (16.98%) Apple
4 9 (16.98%) Foundry
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Hitwise
6 1 (1.89%) Omniture
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