Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SEO Manager was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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) Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 277 258
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an SEO Manager 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.027% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.027% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +40.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,500 £22,200
90th Percentile £39,975 £37,500 £27,875
North West median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% +40.00% -37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SEO Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured SEO Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SEO Manager in Manchester

SEO Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SEO Manager in Manchester

SEO Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO Manager in Manchester

SEO Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Altrincham - 2 £30,000 - 1
SEO Manager
North West

SEO Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the Manchester region featuring SEO Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SEO
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) Link Building
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (50.00%) Hitwise
4 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Content Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (12.50%) Degree

SEO Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Link Building
4 3 (37.50%) Content Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) Hitwise