The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 8 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.57% - 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 17 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 35.71% 21.79% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 54
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Aberdeen region.

GIS Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing GIS 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 (66.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree