The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 243 234 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.017% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £17,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in the South West

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Dorset - 2 £27,500 - 3
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago