The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Analyst
Rank 881 885 891
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Analyst 9 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £25,000 £18,750
% change year-on-year
+45.00% +33.33%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,861 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SEO Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SEO Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SEO Analyst
Salary Trend

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

SEO Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

SEO Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO Analyst over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

SEO Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

SEO Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -3 9 £27,500 -
London +4 5 £27,500 -14.06%
Guildford - 3 £27,500 -
Surrey - 3 £27,500 -
South East - 3 £27,500 -
City of London - 2 £27,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -

SEO Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SEO Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SEO
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) Marketing
4 10 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (62.50%) Google
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) Social Media
6 6 (37.50%) Digital Media
6 6 (37.50%) Yahoo!
6 6 (37.50%) B2B
6 6 (37.50%) B2C
6 6 (37.50%) Facebook
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) Social Media Marketing
9 3 (18.75%) WordPress
9 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (12.50%) SMS
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Content Management
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) HTML5
10 2 (12.50%) Time Management
10 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management
11 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis

SEO Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SEO Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
General
1 12 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Social Media
2 6 (37.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SEO
2 10 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) B2B
3 6 (37.50%) B2C
4 3 (18.75%) Social Media Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
6 1 (6.25%) Online Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Link Building
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Google
2 6 (37.50%) Facebook
2 6 (37.50%) Twitter
2 6 (37.50%) Yahoo!