The table below looks at the statistics for the Search Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Search Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engineer
Rank 908 929 890
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Search Engineer 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £62,500 £85,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Search Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Search Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Search Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Search Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Search Engineer within the UK.

Search Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Search Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Search Engineer over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Search Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Search Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Search Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
England +39 7 £62,500 -26.47% 4
London +36 6 £66,250 -22.05% 4
City of London - 4 - -
South East +5 1 £27,500 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -
Cobham - 1 £27,500 -

Search Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Search Engineer 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 Search Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Lucene
1 6 (75.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Semantic Web
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Informatica
3 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Talend
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) SEO

Search Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Search Engineer 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 Search Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Lucene
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Semantic Web
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Informatica
2 4 (50.00%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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