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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Executive
Rank 849 897 862
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Executive 43 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.044% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 28
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £26,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -25.71%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 25 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 27 May 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 +42 43 £27,500 +5.76% 6
Yorkshire +18 15 - -
Leeds - 15 - -
West Yorkshire - 15 - -
London +24 8 £30,000 +11.11% 2
South East +17 5 £25,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 5 £34,500 +72.50% 1
South West -14 5 £20,000 -27.27%
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £34,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £34,500 - 1
City of London +43 4 £30,000 +33.33%
Cornwall - 4 £20,000 -
Manchester -5 3 £25,000 -3.84% 1
North West -8 3 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Hampshire - 3 £23,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £26,250 -
Cobham - 2 £26,250 -
East of England +13 1 £27,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £27,500 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £24,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £24,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -

SEO Executive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 66 (100.00%) SEO
2 50 (75.76%) Google
3 46 (69.70%) Marketing
4 44 (66.67%) Social Media
5 29 (43.94%) E-Commerce
6 26 (39.39%) Analytics
7 24 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (31.82%) HTML
9 17 (25.76%) CSS
9 17 (25.76%) Project Management
10 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 15 (22.73%) Pay per click
11 14 (21.21%) Google Analytics
12 12 (18.18%) Degree
13 10 (15.15%) Time Management
14 8 (12.12%) Marketing Strategy
14 8 (12.12%) Internet Marketing
14 8 (12.12%) Internet
14 8 (12.12%) Advertising
14 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (10.61%) Yahoo!
16 6 (9.09%) CMS
16 6 (9.09%) Finance
16 6 (9.09%) XML
16 6 (9.09%) User Experience
17 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
17 5 (7.58%) Facebook
17 5 (7.58%) Twitter
17 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
17 5 (7.58%) B2B

SEO Executive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) CoreMedia CMS
3 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
General
1 46 (69.70%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Advertising
3 6 (9.09%) Finance
4 5 (7.58%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 17 (25.76%) CSS
3 6 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (4.55%) JSP
4 3 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 44 (66.67%) Social Media
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) User Experience
4 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) SEO
2 29 (43.94%) E-Commerce
3 26 (39.39%) Analytics
4 24 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (25.76%) Project Management
6 15 (22.73%) Pay per click
7 10 (15.15%) Time Management
8 8 (12.12%) Marketing Strategy
8 8 (12.12%) Internet Marketing
9 5 (7.58%) Online Marketing
9 5 (7.58%) B2B
9 5 (7.58%) B2C
9 5 (7.58%) Web Design
9 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Competitor Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Web Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.03%) CRM
11 2 (3.03%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) Google
2 7 (10.61%) Yahoo!
3 5 (7.58%) Facebook
3 5 (7.58%) Twitter
4 3 (4.55%) Omniture
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
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