The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
UK / Wales
Rank 88 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SEO 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.84% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.65% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +110.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
911 1081 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 84.90% 80.25% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 743 933 954
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SEO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 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
South Wales +19 6 £37,612 -37.31% 1
West Wales -15 3 £37,500 -18.91% 1
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for SEO.

1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) HTML5
4 10 (32.26%) CSS3
5 9 (29.03%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Statistics
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
6 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 8 (25.81%) PHP
6 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) Ajax
8 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
8 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
8 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 6 (19.35%) Coaching
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
9 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
9 5 (16.13%) WordPress
9 5 (16.13%) Typography
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (16.13%) WordPress
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) concrete5
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Designer
3 8 (25.81%) Web Designer
4 6 (19.35%) SEO Specialist
5 5 (16.13%) Graphic Designer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) CSS3
2 10 (32.26%) HTML5
3 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) Ajax
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
5 5 (16.13%) XHTML
6 3 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (9.68%) RequireJS
6 3 (9.68%) Sass
6 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) iPhone
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) Graphic Design
3 3 (9.68%) Video Editing
4 2 (6.45%) CESG
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Statistics
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Web Development
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Coaching
5 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Typography
6 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Web Design
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 4 (12.90%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CISM
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) RMADS
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Tableau
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
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