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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - 23 20
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.27% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.22% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
36 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 53.73% 56.96% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 32
Average salary £45,000 £33,199 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.54% +38.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £32,300 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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