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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 843 847 848
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 37 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.043% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 34
Average salary £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £21,400 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £22,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £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 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 16 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 26 January 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
(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 +2 37 £28,500 +20.00% 5
London +24 23 £24,500 +2.08% 3
North West -9 9 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Manchester -14 8 £30,000 +33.33% 1
City of London - 4 £21,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire -7 2 - -
South East -32 2 £32,500 -
Banbury - 2 £32,500 -
East Midlands +5 1 £32,500 +8.33%
South Yorkshire -4 1 - -
Cheshire -4 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -

SEO Executive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (72.00%) Marketing
3 43 (57.33%) Google
4 28 (37.33%) Analytics
5 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (29.33%) HTML
6 22 (29.33%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (25.33%) Google Analytics
8 18 (24.00%) Social Media
9 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
9 17 (22.67%) Pay per click
10 15 (20.00%) Online Marketing
11 14 (18.67%) Advertising
11 14 (18.67%) Retail
12 13 (17.33%) CMS
13 12 (16.00%) CSS
13 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (16.00%) Copywriting
13 12 (16.00%) Algorithms
14 11 (14.67%) Finance
15 10 (13.33%) Competitor Analysis
16 9 (12.00%) Omniture
16 9 (12.00%) Degree
17 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
17 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
18 7 (9.33%) CoreMedia CMS
18 7 (9.33%) Blog
18 7 (9.33%) HTML5
18 7 (9.33%) SiteCatalyst
18 7 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design

SEO Executive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (17.33%) CMS
2 7 (9.33%) CoreMedia CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Google Analytics
2 7 (9.33%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 54 (72.00%) Marketing
2 14 (18.67%) Advertising
2 14 (18.67%) Retail
3 11 (14.67%) Finance
4 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.33%) German Language
6 1 (1.33%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) HTML
2 12 (16.00%) CSS
3 7 (9.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (24.00%) Social Media
3 12 (16.00%) Copywriting
3 12 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.33%) Blog
5 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.33%) New Media
6 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.67%) W3C
7 2 (2.67%) Economics
8 1 (1.33%) Statistics
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) SEO
2 28 (37.33%) Analytics
3 22 (29.33%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
4 17 (22.67%) Pay per click
5 15 (20.00%) Online Marketing
6 10 (13.33%) Competitor Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (6.67%) Web Analytics
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Search Engine Marketing
9 3 (4.00%) B2B
9 3 (4.00%) B2C
9 3 (4.00%) Market Research
9 3 (4.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (2.67%) Time Management
10 2 (2.67%) Web Design
10 2 (2.67%) Content Management
11 1 (1.33%) Internet Marketing
11 1 (1.33%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Google
2 9 (12.00%) Omniture
3 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.00%) Facebook
4 6 (8.00%) Twitter
5 5 (6.67%) Yahoo!
6 4 (5.33%) Coremetrics
7 3 (4.00%) EPiServer
7 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (4.00%) hybris
7 3 (4.00%) Endeca
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago