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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 75 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing SEO 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.75% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £37,612 £60,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.31% +140.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
679 973 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.45% 80.21% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 591 839 873
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +16 4 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Newport - 2 £38,862 - 1
SEO
Wales

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 9 (52.94%) Statistics
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Tableau
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) Use Case
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) CMS
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) OO PHP

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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) concrete5
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) SEO Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) CSS3
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) Sass
2 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.76%) RequireJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
2 3 (17.65%) Video Editing
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Statistics
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Use Case
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 3 (17.65%) Brand Management
6 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 2 (11.76%) High Availability
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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