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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 842 834 844
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 51 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.040% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.043% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 37
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 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,350 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 -17 51 £24,000 -4.00% 4
London +6 24 £28,500 -22.97% 2
North West -9 22 £24,000 -22.58% 1
Manchester -2 12 £24,250 -29.19%
Salford - 6 £26,500 -
Liverpool - 5 £24,000 -
City of London - 5 £28,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £24,000 -
Cheshire - 5 - -
South East -29 3 £26,500 +6.00%
Altrincham - 3 £21,000 -
Bedfordshire -10 1 £27,500 -21.42%
East of England -21 1 £27,500 -21.42%
East Sussex -22 1 - -
South West -23 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £26,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £27,500 -

SEO Executive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 98 (100.00%) SEO
2 89 (90.82%) Marketing
3 57 (58.16%) Social Media
4 56 (57.14%) Google
5 54 (55.10%) Analytics
6 49 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
7 45 (45.92%) Pay per click
8 35 (35.71%) HTML
9 30 (30.61%) Google Analytics
9 30 (30.61%) Online Marketing
10 28 (28.57%) CSS
11 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
12 24 (24.49%) Degree
12 24 (24.49%) Facebook
12 24 (24.49%) Twitter
13 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
14 18 (18.37%) Advertising
15 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
16 16 (16.33%) Blog
16 16 (16.33%) Search Engine Marketing
17 15 (15.31%) Digital Media
18 13 (13.27%) Copywriting
18 13 (13.27%) Yahoo!
18 13 (13.27%) B2B
18 13 (13.27%) B2C
18 13 (13.27%) Finance
19 10 (10.20%) CMS
19 10 (10.20%) Photoshop
19 10 (10.20%) Coremetrics
20 9 (9.18%) WordPress

SEO Executive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (10.20%) CMS
2 9 (9.18%) WordPress
3 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.20%) Photoshop
3 7 (7.14%) Fireworks
4 5 (5.10%) MS Office
5 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (30.61%) Google Analytics
2 7 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
General
1 89 (90.82%) Marketing
2 18 (18.37%) Advertising
3 13 (13.27%) Finance
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Publishing
6 2 (2.04%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.02%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) HTML
2 28 (28.57%) CSS
3 7 (7.14%) HTML5
3 7 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (2.04%) Middleware
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (58.16%) Social Media
2 16 (16.33%) Blog
3 15 (15.31%) Digital Media
4 13 (13.27%) Copywriting
5 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.12%) New Media
7 5 (5.10%) Economics
7 5 (5.10%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.02%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) SEO
2 54 (55.10%) Analytics
3 49 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 45 (45.92%) Pay per click
5 30 (30.61%) Online Marketing
6 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
7 16 (16.33%) Search Engine Marketing
8 13 (13.27%) B2B
8 13 (13.27%) B2C
9 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.14%) Time Management
10 6 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (6.12%) Content Management
11 5 (5.10%) Web Design
11 5 (5.10%) Web Analytics
11 5 (5.10%) Internet Marketing
11 5 (5.10%) Link Building
12 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
13 2 (2.04%) Campaign Management
13 2 (2.04%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) GNVQ
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) Google
2 24 (24.49%) Facebook
2 24 (24.49%) Twitter
3 13 (13.27%) Yahoo!
4 10 (10.20%) Coremetrics
5 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.06%) Omniture
7 2 (2.04%) hybris
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Posted: 3 days ago
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