The table below looks at the statistics for the SEO Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist
Rank 249 249 220
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Specialist 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.029% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.029% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £26,250 £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -29.82%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £20,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -9.09%
SEO Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6669 6811 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.71% 96.47% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5460 5433 3927
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,106
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SEO Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO Specialist in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SEO Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SEO Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO Specialist across the Yorkshire region.

SEO Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SEO Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
North Yorkshire - 2 £26,250 -
SEO Specialist
England

SEO Specialist
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited SEO Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Blog
3 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (50.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Yahoo!
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Omniture
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) WebTrends

SEO Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited SEO Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Search Engine Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Yahoo!
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Omniture