The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 45 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.35% 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
84 176 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 29.27% 35.41% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 79 152 96
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

GIS
Salary Trend in Bath

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bath

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS

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Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo