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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
34 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 80.95% 91.30% 72.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 69 63
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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