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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 84 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing SEO 19 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.41% 0.43% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.52% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Median salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £37,508
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
1121 1162 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 83.35% 83.90% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 950 942 917
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 26 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 26 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
West Wales - 13 £30,000 - 1
South Wales +5 6 £24,000 -23.20%
SEO
UK

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 18 (81.82%) CSS
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
1 18 (81.82%) Web Development
2 17 (77.27%) CSS3
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) jQuery
3 16 (72.73%) HTML5
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 14 (63.64%) MVC
5 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
5 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
5 13 (59.09%) Ajax
6 9 (40.91%) Time Management
7 8 (36.36%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Marketing
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) Graphic Design
8 5 (22.73%) Social Media
8 5 (22.73%) CMS
9 4 (18.18%) PHP
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 4 (18.18%) Coaching
10 3 (13.64%) WordPress
10 3 (13.64%) Pay per click
10 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.64%) Sass
11 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
11 2 (9.09%) Typography

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 (22.73%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (31.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (9.09%) SEO Executive
6 2 (9.09%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Account Manager
7 1 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS3
3 16 (72.73%) HTML5
3 16 (72.73%) jQuery
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
5 13 (59.09%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) Sass
8 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.55%) Laravel
9 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Graphic Design
1 5 (22.73%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Web Development
2 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
4 9 (40.91%) Time Management
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) Pay per click
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Email Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Link Building
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Online Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Typography
8 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
9 1 (4.55%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe
1 2 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
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