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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
UK / Wales
Rank 86 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.89% 0.57% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.70% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £37,725 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
969 1001 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 81.45% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 827 879 934
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 16 January 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 +11 5 £37,725 +25.74% 1
West Wales -9 5 - -
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 25 (71.43%) HTML
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 25 (71.43%) CSS
1 25 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 20 (57.14%) jQuery
2 20 (57.14%) HTML5
2 20 (57.14%) CSS3
3 16 (45.71%) MVC
3 16 (45.71%) Ajax
3 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) Web Development
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) PHP
6 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
6 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
6 9 (25.71%) Coaching
7 8 (22.86%) Statistics
7 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.00%) Time Management
9 6 (17.14%) Analytics
9 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (14.29%) Web Design
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
10 5 (14.29%) XHTML
10 5 (14.29%) 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 (14.29%) WordPress
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) concrete5
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Web Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Designer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Web Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Web Designer
4 6 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (17.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
5 5 (14.29%) SEO Specialist
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Product Owner
7 1 (2.86%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) CSS
1 25 (71.43%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) CSS3
2 20 (57.14%) HTML5
2 20 (57.14%) jQuery
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) Ajax
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.29%) XHTML
6 4 (11.43%) Sass
6 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Statistics
2 5 (14.29%) iPhone
2 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
3 4 (11.43%) Video Editing
3 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 16 (45.71%) MVC
2 16 (45.71%) Web Development
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Scrum
5 9 (25.71%) Coaching
5 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
6 7 (20.00%) Time Management
7 6 (17.14%) Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Typography
8 5 (14.29%) User Stories
8 5 (14.29%) Web Design
9 4 (11.43%) Brand Management
9 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.43%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) OO PHP
9 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) PHP
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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