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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 839 818 849
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 48 55 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.052% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.055% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 39
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,000 £25,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
Top 22 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 16 September 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
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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 -27 48 £24,000 -4.00% 2
London -14 26 £28,500 -18.57% 1
North West -4 16 £22,500 -
Manchester -7 10 £22,500 -10.00%
City of London +3 7 £28,500 -
Salford - 5 £22,500 -
South East -21 4 £26,500 +6.00%
Merseyside - 3 £24,000 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Altrincham - 3 £21,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £24,000 -
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Luton -9 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Bedfordshire -12 1 £27,500 -21.42%
East Sussex -21 1 - -
South West -23 1 - -
East of England -32 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
Hampshire - 1 £26,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -

SEO Executive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) SEO
2 85 (90.43%) Marketing
3 52 (55.32%) Google
4 51 (54.26%) Social Media
4 51 (54.26%) Analytics
5 47 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
6 41 (43.62%) Pay per click
7 32 (34.04%) HTML
8 28 (29.79%) Google Analytics
8 28 (29.79%) Online Marketing
9 27 (28.72%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (26.60%) CSS
11 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
12 21 (22.34%) Facebook
12 21 (22.34%) Twitter
13 19 (20.21%) Degree
14 18 (19.15%) Advertising
15 16 (17.02%) E-Commerce
15 16 (17.02%) Blog
15 16 (17.02%) Search Engine Marketing
16 13 (13.83%) Copywriting
16 13 (13.83%) Digital Media
16 13 (13.83%) Finance
17 11 (11.70%) Yahoo!
17 11 (11.70%) B2B
17 11 (11.70%) B2C
18 10 (10.64%) Coremetrics
19 9 (9.57%) CMS
20 8 (8.51%) Internet

SEO Executive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (9.57%) CMS
2 8 (8.51%) WordPress
3 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.51%) Photoshop
3 6 (6.38%) Fireworks
4 5 (5.32%) MS Office
5 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (29.79%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Internet
General
1 85 (90.43%) Marketing
2 18 (19.15%) Advertising
3 13 (13.83%) Finance
4 7 (7.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) HTML
2 25 (26.60%) CSS
3 6 (6.38%) HTML5
3 6 (6.38%) CSS3
4 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (54.26%) Social Media
2 27 (28.72%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (17.02%) Blog
4 13 (13.83%) Copywriting
4 13 (13.83%) Digital Media
5 7 (7.45%) New Media
6 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.32%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.32%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) SEO
2 51 (54.26%) Analytics
3 47 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 41 (43.62%) Pay per click
5 28 (29.79%) Online Marketing
6 16 (17.02%) E-Commerce
6 16 (17.02%) Search Engine Marketing
7 11 (11.70%) B2B
7 11 (11.70%) B2C
8 7 (7.45%) Time Management
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.32%) Link Building
10 5 (5.32%) Internet Marketing
10 5 (5.32%) Web Analytics
10 5 (5.32%) Web Design
11 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.26%) Competitor Analysis
11 4 (4.26%) Content Management
12 2 (2.13%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) GNVQ
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) Google
2 21 (22.34%) Facebook
2 21 (22.34%) Twitter
3 11 (11.70%) Yahoo!
4 10 (10.64%) Coremetrics
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) Omniture
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