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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 73 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 31 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.40% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 0
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
1116 1211 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.44% 83.81% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1030 862
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 September 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 25 September 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
West Wales - 24 £33,750 -
South Wales +12 7 £23,000 -25.80% 1
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 32 (80.00%) HTML
1 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 32 (80.00%) CSS
2 31 (77.50%) jQuery
2 31 (77.50%) CSS3
3 30 (75.00%) HTML5
3 30 (75.00%) Web Development
4 27 (67.50%) E-Commerce
5 26 (65.00%) .NET
6 25 (62.50%) Visual Studio
6 25 (62.50%) MVC
6 25 (62.50%) Ajax
7 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (40.00%) Scrum
9 13 (32.50%) Time Management
9 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
10 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (30.00%) Coaching
11 8 (20.00%) Marketing
11 8 (20.00%) Graphic Design
11 8 (20.00%) CMS
12 6 (15.00%) PHP
12 6 (15.00%) Analytics
12 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (15.00%) Sass
13 5 (12.50%) Social Media
14 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
15 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
15 3 (7.50%) MailChimp

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 8 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) concrete5
2 3 (7.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 29 (72.50%) Web Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Senior Developer
4 12 (30.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (27.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (27.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Designer
6 5 (12.50%) Web Designer
7 3 (7.50%) SEO Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (5.00%) SEO Executive
9 1 (2.50%) Account Manager
9 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Digital Account Manager
9 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) CSS
1 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) CSS3
2 31 (77.50%) jQuery
3 30 (75.00%) HTML5
4 26 (65.00%) .NET
5 25 (62.50%) Ajax
6 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.00%) Sass
7 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 5 (12.50%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Statistics
3 3 (7.50%) Video Editing
3 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Web Development
2 27 (67.50%) E-Commerce
3 25 (62.50%) MVC
4 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 13 (32.50%) Time Management
7 12 (30.00%) Coaching
7 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.50%) Brand Management
10 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
10 3 (7.50%) Pay per click
10 3 (7.50%) Web Analytics
11 2 (5.00%) Marketing Automation
11 2 (5.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Tableau
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
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