The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 609 611 613
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 9 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.005% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.005% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £41,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £26,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+13.46% +6.12%
SEO Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in London

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London +15 7 £33,500 +21.81%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £32,000 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (100.00%) SEO
2 16 (84.21%) Social Media
3 15 (78.95%) Facebook
4 12 (63.16%) Google
4 12 (63.16%) Marketing
5 10 (52.63%) Blog
6 9 (47.37%) Foundry
6 9 (47.37%) Apple
6 9 (47.37%) Internet
7 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
7 7 (36.84%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (31.58%) Twitter
9 3 (15.79%) Analytics
9 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (5.26%) Online Marketing
11 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
11 1 (5.26%) JIRA
11 1 (5.26%) Pay per click
11 1 (5.26%) Omniture
11 1 (5.26%) HTML
11 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
11 1 (5.26%) Hitwise
11 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
11 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Social Media
2 10 (52.63%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (36.84%) Competitor Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Online Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Facebook
2 12 (63.16%) Google
3 9 (47.37%) Foundry
3 9 (47.37%) Apple
4 6 (31.58%) Twitter
5 1 (5.26%) Omniture
5 1 (5.26%) Hitwise