The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SEO Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Manager
UK
Rank 790 877 836
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Manager 59 62 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.062% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 74
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SEO Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SEO Manager in the job title.

SEO Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SEO Manager
Salary Trend

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

SEO Manager Salary Trend in the UK

SEO Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO Manager over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

SEO Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

SEO Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 59 £36,500 -2.66% 12
London +70 21 £32,500 -17.72% 6
South East +71 12 £37,500 -26.82%
Yorkshire +19 11 £35,750 +2.14% 1
North Yorkshire +1 11 £35,750 +2.14% 1
East of England - 11 £37,500 -
Harrogate +8 8 £36,500 +4.28%
Surrey +38 7 £37,500 +36.36%
Reigate - 7 £37,500 -
Essex - 7 - -
City of London - 5 £38,750 - 2
Oxfordshire +29 4 £37,500 -37.50%
Bedfordshire - 4 £37,500 -
East Midlands +9 3 £27,500 -6.77%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £27,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £27,500 -
Oxford +26 2 - -
North West -15 2 £31,000 -8.82% 4
Hertfordshire - 2 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 2 £37,500 -
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Bicester - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +49 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Manchester -20 1 £35,000 +52.17% 3
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £27,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 - 1

SEO Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, SEO Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SEO Manager in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) SEO
2 75 (80.65%) Marketing
3 42 (45.16%) Analytics
4 41 (44.09%) Google
5 40 (43.01%) Digital Marketing
6 39 (41.94%) HTML
7 35 (37.63%) Google Analytics
8 34 (36.56%) CSS
9 30 (32.26%) Social Media
10 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.66%) CMS
12 20 (21.51%) Content Management
13 19 (20.43%) Online Marketing
14 17 (18.28%) Pay per click
15 15 (16.13%) Internet
16 14 (15.05%) Adobe
16 14 (15.05%) Retail
16 14 (15.05%) Website Architecture
17 13 (13.98%) Internet Marketing
18 12 (12.90%) Adobe Analytics
18 12 (12.90%) Analytics IQ
19 11 (11.83%) Degree
19 11 (11.83%) Project Management
20 10 (10.75%) Affiliate Marketing
20 10 (10.75%) Content Development
21 9 (9.68%) AdWords
21 9 (9.68%) Algorithms
22 8 (8.60%) Digital Media
22 8 (8.60%) Link Building

SEO Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.66%) CMS
2 7 (7.53%) WordPress
3 3 (3.23%) Drupal
4 2 (2.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.23%) MS Office
4 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (37.63%) Google Analytics
2 12 (12.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (9.68%) AdWords
4 3 (3.23%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 75 (80.65%) Marketing
2 14 (15.05%) Retail
3 6 (6.45%) Advertising
4 4 (4.30%) Finance
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.94%) HTML
2 34 (36.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.26%) Social Media
2 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.60%) Digital Media
5 7 (7.53%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.45%) Blog
6 6 (6.45%) PMI
7 5 (5.38%) Credit Risk
8 4 (4.30%) Copywriting
9 3 (3.23%) User Experience
10 2 (2.15%) FMCG
10 2 (2.15%) New Media
11 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) SEO
2 42 (45.16%) Analytics
3 40 (43.01%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (21.51%) Content Management
5 19 (20.43%) Online Marketing
6 17 (18.28%) Pay per click
7 14 (15.05%) Website Architecture
8 13 (13.98%) Internet Marketing
9 11 (11.83%) Project Management
10 10 (10.75%) Affiliate Marketing
10 10 (10.75%) Content Development
11 8 (8.60%) Link Building
12 6 (6.45%) Web Analytics
13 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 5 (5.38%) Web Development
14 4 (4.30%) Digital Analytics
14 4 (4.30%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.30%) Email Marketing
14 4 (4.30%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.38%) PHP
3 2 (2.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Analytics IQ
2 11 (11.83%) Degree
3 6 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Google
2 14 (15.05%) Adobe
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Omniture
4 2 (2.15%) Optimizely
City, London
Yoh
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care, life ins
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ripon
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Barclays
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
London
CatenaMedia
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 Depending On Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Barclays
Posted: 14 days ago
Lambeth, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago