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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
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
44 61 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 93.62% 71.76% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,593 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £23,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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