The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 65 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing SEO 23 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 0.51% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 £34,453
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.10%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 777 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 81.13% 74.35% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 687 699 598
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,772 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SEO
Wales

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SEO
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SEO Salary Trend in South Wales

SEO
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in South Wales

SEO
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly +4 12 £33,000 +88.57%
Cardiff +8 5 £32,500 +8.33%
SEO
Wales

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 25 (78.13%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) PHP
3 21 (65.63%) Symfony
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (53.13%) SQL
7 15 (46.88%) Social Network
8 14 (43.75%) Twitter
8 14 (43.75%) Content Management
8 14 (43.75%) CMS
8 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
9 13 (40.63%) Facebook
9 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (34.38%) Google
10 11 (34.38%) Social Media
11 10 (31.25%) Kindle
11 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
12 9 (28.13%) Back Office
12 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
12 9 (28.13%) GitHub
12 9 (28.13%) Subversion
13 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 6 (18.75%) .NET
14 6 (18.75%) MVC
14 6 (18.75%) Scrum
14 6 (18.75%) TDD
14 6 (18.75%) Pair Programming
14 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (43.75%) CMS
2 6 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
1 9 (28.13%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) PHP Developer
3 16 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (46.88%) Software Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Junior
8 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Content Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Social Media Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) Symfony
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) CSS3
5 2 (6.25%) WCF
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Social Network
2 11 (34.38%) Social Media
3 10 (31.25%) Kindle
4 2 (6.25%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Content Management
2 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Pair Programming
3 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) PHP
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) PHP5
3 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Twitter
2 13 (40.63%) Facebook
3 11 (34.38%) Google
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) Sitecore
South Wales
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago