The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 72 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 489 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.24% 75.35% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 573 442 379
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SEO
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SEO Salary Trend in Cardiff

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO.

1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Social Media
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) WebSockets
5 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) Grunt
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) gulp
5 3 (30.00%) Google
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SEO also 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 that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Grunt
2 3 (30.00%) gulp
3 2 (20.00%) Bower
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) WebSockets
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Social Media
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) DTV
3 1 (10.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Usability
4 2 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Email Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago