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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 86 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SEO 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 0.27% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.38% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £36,500 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
838 799 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.22% 73.17% 72.82%
Number of salaries quoted 748 707 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £31,250 -
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -
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Wales

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) PHP
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
4 17 (73.91%) Symfony
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (60.87%) Twitter
7 13 (56.52%) Facebook
7 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
7 13 (56.52%) Social Network
7 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (52.17%) Content Management
8 12 (52.17%) Google
9 10 (43.48%) GitHub
9 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
9 10 (43.48%) Subversion
9 10 (43.48%) Back Office
10 7 (30.43%) CMS
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
10 7 (30.43%) Social Media
10 7 (30.43%) Kindle
11 5 (21.74%) jQuery
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.04%) .NET
13 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
13 2 (8.70%) Scrum
13 2 (8.70%) MVC
13 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (30.43%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (43.48%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) PHP Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Software Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) Symfony
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Social Network
2 7 (30.43%) Social Media
2 7 (30.43%) Kindle
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (52.17%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) PHP
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Twitter
2 13 (56.52%) Facebook
3 12 (52.17%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
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