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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SEO 7 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.43% 1.16% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.38% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £28,250 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -  

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 443 580 653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.78% 84.18% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 379 508 527
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 5 (35.71%) Adobe
4 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Social Media
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (21.43%) React
5 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (21.43%) Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Ant
6 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
6 2 (14.29%) Vignette

SEO
Co-occurring 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 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Documentum
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
1 2 (14.29%) FileNet
1 2 (14.29%) Liferay
1 2 (14.29%) LiveCycle
1 2 (14.29%) LiveLink
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) concrete5
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Xcode
2 1 (7.14%) Grunt
2 1 (7.14%) gulp
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (14.29%) Resourcer
3 2 (14.29%) SEO Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) React
6 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
6 2 (14.29%) Java EE
6 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
6 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 2 (14.29%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) WebGL
6 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Social Media
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Blog
4 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.14%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Expense Management
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Personalization
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) FatWire
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) OpenText
3 2 (14.29%) Sencha
3 2 (14.29%) Vignette
3 2 (14.29%) Xerox
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago