Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for an SEO Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 906 816 1090
Rank change year-on-year -90 +274 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Consultant 4 19 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.025% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.026% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 7
10th Percentile £31,750 " £32,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% +29.63%
75th Percentile £41,875 £52,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £42,250 " £40,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% +29.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 82,813 72,898 127,544
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.79% 95.08% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60,810 59,766 103,450
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £74,375 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

SEO Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured SEO Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Consultant in England

SEO Consultant
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SEO Consultant in England.

Salary trend for SEO Consultant in England

SEO Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 1 £32,500 -43.48%
North of England -40 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Yorkshire -44 1 £37,500 -16.67%
South West -54 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
SEO Consultant
UK

SEO Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, SEO Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring SEO Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Screaming Frog
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Hotjar
4 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing

SEO Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Screaming Frog
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Hotjar