The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 87 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £23,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
932 1073 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.68% 83.44% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 841 933 736
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 5 £47,000 -
Cardiff +7 3 £22,000 -29.03% 1
SEO
Wales

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SEO.

1 8 (50.00%) CMS
1 8 (50.00%) Marketing
1 8 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) Sass
3 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Social Media
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) Tableau
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Statistics
5 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (18.75%) Video Editing
6 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) concrete5
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Designer
3 4 (25.00%) SEO Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (12.50%) SEO Executive
6 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Account Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Product Owner
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Product Owner
6 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS3
2 6 (37.50%) HTML5
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Sass
2 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 5 (31.25%) Social Media
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Statistics
3 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Video Editing
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Brand Management
5 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
5 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Link Building
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Online Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Tableau
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
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