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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 847 891 845
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 19 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.010% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 21
Average salary £35,625 £21,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.64% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £20,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+39.02% -6.81%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 6 £62,500 - 1
South East +8 4 £29,250 -16.42% 1
East Midlands +1 3 - -
South West - 3 £33,750 -
Yorkshire +3 2 £26,250 +31.25%
East of England +6 1 £40,000 +77.77%
SEO Specialist
UK

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (78.13%) Google Analytics
6 16 (50.00%) Social Media
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) Pay per click
8 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 11 (34.38%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (31.25%) CSS
10 10 (31.25%) Web Development
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) Advertising
12 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 4 (12.50%) French Language
13 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 4 (12.50%) WordPress
13 4 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
13 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
13 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
14 3 (9.38%) Web Marketing
14 3 (9.38%) Online Marketing
14 3 (9.38%) Facebook
14 3 (9.38%) Twitter
14 3 (9.38%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (9.38%) Copywriting

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (12.50%) WordPress
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (78.13%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
General
1 26 (81.25%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Advertising
3 4 (12.50%) French Language
4 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.25%) Finance
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
5 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) German Language
5 2 (6.25%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Social Media
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Copywriting
3 3 (9.38%) Social Network
4 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 2 (6.25%) Blog
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) SEO
2 28 (87.50%) Analytics
3 15 (46.88%) Pay per click
4 11 (34.38%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (31.25%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 4 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) Web Marketing
7 3 (9.38%) Online Marketing
7 3 (9.38%) Logistics
7 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Content Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Campaign Management
9 1 (3.13%) Website Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) Web Design
9 1 (3.13%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
3 3 (9.38%) Facebook
3 3 (9.38%) Twitter
4 2 (6.25%) Yahoo!
5 1 (3.13%) Omniture
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + DOA
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago