The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 61 75 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.25% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.34% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +125.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

SEO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 501 587 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 89.15% 83.86% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 447 473 479
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing SEO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SEO in Cardiff

SEO
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO in Cardiff.

Salary trend for SEO in Cardiff

SEO
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in Cardiff over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Cardiff

SEO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SEO.

1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Typography
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) Xerox
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Personalization

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) concrete5
1 1 (12.50%) Documentum
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) FileNet
1 1 (12.50%) Liferay
1 1 (12.50%) LiveCycle
1 1 (12.50%) LiveLink
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (12.50%) Dojo
5 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
5 1 (12.50%) JSR 170
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) RequireJS
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Typography
3 1 (12.50%) Brand Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Personalization
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) FatWire
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Interwoven
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) OpenText
3 1 (12.50%) Sencha
3 1 (12.50%) Vignette
3 1 (12.50%) Xerox
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago