The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 89 79
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.17% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 6
Average salary - £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SEO
UK

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
980 1024 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.27% 77.52% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 821 914 667
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 8 (72.73%) jQuery
5 7 (63.64%) .NET
6 6 (54.55%) PHP
6 6 (54.55%) HTML5
7 5 (45.45%) Ajax
7 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (45.45%) Facebook
7 5 (45.45%) Twitter
7 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (45.45%) C#
7 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
7 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 4 (36.36%) Google
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (36.36%) Symfony
9 3 (27.27%) Social Network

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
6 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (45.45%) Ajax
6 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 4 (36.36%) Symfony
8 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 3 (27.27%) Social Network
3 2 (18.18%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Kindle
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Facebook
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter
2 4 (36.36%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
Wales
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago