The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 64 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% 0.60% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.71% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -27.69%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
543 563 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.45% 85.05% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 462 465 424
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SEO.

1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 2 (33.33%) Blog
3 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) WordPress
3 2 (33.33%) Typography
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Content Development
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Infographics
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Development
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Typography
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Infographics
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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