The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.13% 5.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SEO
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 North Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 67.19% 75.68% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 37
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £22,300 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

SEO
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

SEO Salary Trend in North Wales

SEO
Top 22 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL