The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
SEO Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
488 462 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.41% 97.88% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 426 388 379
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO Specialist in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO Specialist across the Lancashire region.

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in Lancashire

SEO Specialist
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) SEO
1 6 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Link Building
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SEO
1 6 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Link Building
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google