The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Manager
Rank 190 161 177
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Manager 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% 0.33% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.35% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
SEO Manager
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3913 3685 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.63% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3236 3228 3205
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SEO Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SEO Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SEO Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SEO Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

SEO Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Salford - 2 £40,000 -
SEO Manager
North West

SEO Manager
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SEO Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SEO
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Market Research
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development

SEO Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SEO Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SEO
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Market Research
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google