Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for SEO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEO over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 20 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 74 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 19.47% 15.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.73% 17.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 73 24 0
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.30% - -
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +63.46% -3.23% -17.33%

SEO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 357 172 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 93.95% 91.01% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 339 161 79
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £27,400 £23,750 £22,450
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

SEO
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing SEO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SEO 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 in West Wales.

Salary trend for SEO in West Wales

SEO
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEO in West Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SEO in West Wales

SEO
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEO within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +15 74 £49,039 +45.30%
SEO
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SEO.

1 58 (78.38%) Business Transformation
2 47 (63.51%) Service Delivery
3 46 (62.16%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 27 (36.49%) Mentoring
6 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (29.73%) Unix
7 22 (29.73%) Linux
7 22 (29.73%) OOP
7 22 (29.73%) OO
7 22 (29.73%) Java
7 22 (29.73%) Server Virtualisation
7 22 (29.73%) Customer Requirements
7 22 (29.73%) Puppet
7 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
7 22 (29.73%) Ansible
7 22 (29.73%) Software Delivery
8 19 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (20.27%) QA
9 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (18.92%) Problem Management
11 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.41%) GIS
13 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
13 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
14 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
15 1 (1.35%) Process Improvement
15 1 (1.35%) A/B Testing

SEO
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 46 (62.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) GIS
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Software Engineer
2 23 (31.08%) Lead Software Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (29.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Applications Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Applications Support
4 16 (21.62%) Applications Support Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Support Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) Release Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Software Release Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Junior
8 1 (1.35%) Database Manager
8 1 (1.35%) IT Manager
8 1 (1.35%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.35%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.35%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
1 22 (29.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) Business Transformation
2 47 (63.51%) Service Delivery
3 37 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (36.49%) Mentoring
5 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (29.73%) Customer Requirements
6 22 (29.73%) OO
6 22 (29.73%) OOP
6 22 (29.73%) Server Virtualisation
6 22 (29.73%) Software Delivery
7 19 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (18.92%) Problem Management
9 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.35%) A/B Testing
11 1 (1.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 1 (1.35%) CRM
11 1 (1.35%) ERP
11 1 (1.35%) Process Improvement
11 1 (1.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Ansible
1 22 (29.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle