The first table below looks at the demand for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 447 439 450
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.004% 0.032% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.033% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £22,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -32.30%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21190 21060 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.98% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17003 17413 19031
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Link Building
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Usability
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Search Engine Marketing

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (33.33%) CMS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Link Building
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Usability
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google