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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 76 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.38% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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
629 547 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.54% 79.85% 75.55%
Number of salaries quoted 502 465 337
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 2 (33.33%) Bower
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Web Usability

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Bower
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
4 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (33.33%) Web Usability
3 2 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (16.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago