The first table below looks at the demand for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 93 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SEO 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.60% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.55% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,000 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -0.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 915 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.39% 73.43% 70.64%
Number of salaries quoted 882 807 610
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,031
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SEO
UK

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SEO
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SEO Salary Trend in Wales

SEO
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SEO Salary Histogram in Wales

SEO
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales 0 4 £35,000 +75.00%
South Wales -10 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
West Wales - 1 £25,000 -
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 18 (69.23%) PHP
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Symfony
5 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (50.00%) Twitter
7 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 12 (46.15%) Facebook
7 12 (46.15%) Social Network
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
8 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (42.31%) Google
8 11 (42.31%) Content Management
9 10 (38.46%) jQuery
10 9 (34.62%) Subversion
10 9 (34.62%) Back Office
10 9 (34.62%) .NET
10 9 (34.62%) GitHub
11 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
11 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (26.92%) HTML5
12 6 (23.08%) Social Media
12 6 (23.08%) CMS
13 5 (19.23%) Ajax
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Subversion
3 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (34.62%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Software Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 1 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) Symfony
3 12 (46.15%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) jQuery
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (26.92%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (19.23%) Ajax
7 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.69%) CSS3
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Social Network
2 6 (23.08%) Social Media
3 5 (19.23%) Kindle
3 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Content Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Web Development
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Email Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) PHP
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) PHP5
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Twitter
2 12 (46.15%) Facebook
3 11 (42.31%) Google
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
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