The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
SEO
West 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 Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 41 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 89.09% 89.13% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 85
Average salary £34,000 £42,055 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

SEO
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

SEO Salary Trend in Swansea

SEO
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript