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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 90 95 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.83% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.77% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 10
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,600 £36,259
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
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
1092 1175 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.35% 83.75% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 925 957 929
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram 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 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 8 £24,000 -4.00%
West Wales - 3 £35,000 - 1
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) Social Media
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Graphic Design
4 5 (38.46%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) Sass
6 3 (23.08%) WordPress
6 3 (23.08%) Pay per click
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Typography
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing Automation
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) Adobe
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum

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 (38.46%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SEO Executive
4 2 (15.38%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Account Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Laravel
7 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Social Media
2 5 (38.46%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Blog
3 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Pay per click
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Link Building
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Search Engine Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Typography
5 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Content Development
6 1 (7.69%) Infographics
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
1 2 (15.38%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook
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