The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 446 453 441
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.009% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.009% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £23,000 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +22.44%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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
Hampshire -4 1 £23,000 -11.53%
Oxfordshire - 1 £21,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £23,000 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Social Network
5 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Social Media
5 1 (20.00%) Facebook
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Social Network
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35000 to 40000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago