Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 7 22
Rank change year-on-year -29 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 10 66 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.98% 18.80% 15.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 19.35% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 65 24
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.30% -
10th Percentile £43,233 £29,405 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £54,844 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% +50.00% -

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 246 341 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 98.01% 97.15% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 216 322 166
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,223 £57,946 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,675 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.82% +5.80% +4.17%

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
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 11 December 2018. 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 -31 10 £49,039 - 1
SEO
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing SEO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for SEO.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) OOP
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

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 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 10 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) OOP
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java