The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Executive role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO Executive 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 Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 879 877 844
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 36 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.047% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.050% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 41
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,800 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%

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%

SEO Executive
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SEO Executive Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SEO Executive
Salary Trend

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

SEO Executive Salary Trend in the UK

SEO Executive
Salary Histogram

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

SEO Executive Salary Histogram in the UK

SEO Executive
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Executive 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 +16 36 £27,500 +14.58% 12
London +28 15 £27,500 +6.79% 8
West Midlands +10 8 £34,500 +72.50%
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £34,500 -
Staffordshire - 7 £34,500 -
South East +5 5 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Manchester +4 5 £21,000 -13.40% 1
North West -22 5 £21,000 -12.50% 2
City of London +35 4 £30,000 +5.26% 3
Hampshire +8 3 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Leeds - 3 £26,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
Bury +12 2 £20,000 - 1
Berkshire +10 1 £23,500 -
Cobham - 1 £27,500 -
Newbury - 1 £23,500 -
Southampton - 1 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £19,500 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -

SEO Executive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 75 (100.00%) SEO
2 55 (73.33%) Marketing
3 47 (62.67%) Social Media
4 46 (61.33%) Google
5 36 (48.00%) Digital Marketing
6 29 (38.67%) Analytics
7 28 (37.33%) E-Commerce
8 20 (26.67%) HTML
9 19 (25.33%) Project Management
9 19 (25.33%) Degree
10 18 (24.00%) Time Management
10 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (22.67%) CSS
12 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
13 13 (17.33%) Google Analytics
13 13 (17.33%) Blog
13 13 (17.33%) Pay per click
14 12 (16.00%) Online Marketing
15 11 (14.67%) Web Analytics
16 10 (13.33%) Internet
17 9 (12.00%) Finance
18 8 (10.67%) Data Analysis
18 8 (10.67%) XML
18 8 (10.67%) User Experience
18 8 (10.67%) Facebook
19 7 (9.33%) Internet Marketing
19 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
20 6 (8.00%) Twitter
20 6 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
20 6 (8.00%) Algorithms

SEO Executive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
General
1 55 (73.33%) Marketing
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Advertising
3 5 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Publishing
5 2 (2.67%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) HTML
2 17 (22.67%) CSS
3 8 (10.67%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) JSP
5 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (62.67%) Social Media
2 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (17.33%) Blog
4 8 (10.67%) User Experience
5 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.67%) Social Network
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
8 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.33%) W3C
10 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) SEO
2 36 (48.00%) Digital Marketing
3 29 (38.67%) Analytics
4 28 (37.33%) E-Commerce
5 19 (25.33%) Project Management
6 18 (24.00%) Time Management
7 13 (17.33%) Pay per click
8 12 (16.00%) Online Marketing
9 11 (14.67%) Web Analytics
10 8 (10.67%) Data Analysis
11 7 (9.33%) Internet Marketing
12 6 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
13 4 (5.33%) Competitor Analysis
13 4 (5.33%) B2B
13 4 (5.33%) B2C
14 3 (4.00%) Web Development
15 2 (2.67%) Web Design
15 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
16 1 (1.33%) CRM
16 1 (1.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) Google
2 8 (10.67%) Facebook
3 6 (8.00%) Twitter
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
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London
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
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London
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £28 - £32 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bury
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
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