The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SEO 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 5.33% - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
SEO
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 77.33% 81.67% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 60
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £34,836 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SEO
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the West Wales region.

SEO Salary Trend in West Wales

SEO
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SEO across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SEO Salary Histogram in West Wales

SEO
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 4 £46,250 -
SEO
Wales

SEO
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Haml
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Resque
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript