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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 843 854 832
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 23 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.025% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.026% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 34
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +22.44%
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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
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 £66,000 £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 30 March 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 - 10 £29,250 - 2
South East +6 4 £27,750 -0.89% 2
London -1 4 £32,000 -1.53% 1
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
East Midlands +16 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -7 1 £30,000 -
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 46 (100.00%) SEO
2 37 (80.43%) Google
3 34 (73.91%) Analytics
4 31 (67.39%) Marketing
5 23 (50.00%) Pay per click
6 22 (47.83%) Google Analytics
7 19 (41.30%) E-Commerce
8 17 (36.96%) HTML
8 17 (36.96%) Social Media
9 15 (32.61%) Web Development
10 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (28.26%) CSS
12 12 (26.09%) Facebook
13 10 (21.74%) Twitter
14 8 (17.39%) Search Engine Marketing
14 8 (17.39%) Algorithms
14 8 (17.39%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (17.39%) Web Analytics
14 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
14 8 (17.39%) Project Management
15 6 (13.04%) Competitor Analysis
16 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
17 4 (8.70%) Degree
17 4 (8.70%) Social Media Marketing
18 3 (6.52%) Blog
18 3 (6.52%) Advertising
19 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
19 2 (4.35%) MS Office
19 2 (4.35%) XML

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 31 (67.39%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 13 (28.26%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Social Media
2 8 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.39%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (6.52%) Blog
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) SEO
2 34 (73.91%) Analytics
3 23 (50.00%) Pay per click
4 19 (41.30%) E-Commerce
5 15 (32.61%) Web Development
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 8 (17.39%) Search Engine Marketing
7 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
7 8 (17.39%) Web Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Competitor Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.70%) Social Media Marketing
11 2 (4.35%) Online Marketing
11 2 (4.35%) Email Marketing
11 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.17%) Information Architecture
12 1 (2.17%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Google
2 12 (26.09%) Facebook
3 10 (21.74%) Twitter
4 2 (4.35%) Foundry
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Hitwise
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + .
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago