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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 642 650 653
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.022% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £33,300 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.40% -1.66%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SEO Specialist Salary Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
Wimbledon - 1 £34,000 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) SEO
2 18 (85.71%) Analytics
3 17 (80.95%) Google Analytics
3 17 (80.95%) Google
4 12 (57.14%) Web Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) Marketing
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (38.10%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (33.33%) Omniture
7 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Coremetrics
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (23.81%) Copywriting
9 5 (23.81%) Link Building
9 5 (23.81%) Pay per click
9 5 (23.81%) W3C
10 4 (19.05%) Project Management
10 4 (19.05%) Blog
10 4 (19.05%) Social Media
11 3 (14.29%) Time Management
11 3 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
11 3 (14.29%) Internet
12 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) Google Analytics
2 8 (38.10%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
General
1 12 (57.14%) Marketing
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Copywriting
2 5 (23.81%) W3C
3 4 (19.05%) Blog
3 4 (19.05%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) SEO
2 18 (85.71%) Analytics
3 12 (57.14%) Web Analytics
4 8 (38.10%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) Link Building
6 5 (23.81%) Pay per click
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Time Management
9 1 (4.76%) Content Management
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
9 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Google
2 7 (33.33%) Coremetrics
2 7 (33.33%) Omniture
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe