The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 54 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.36% - 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% - 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £85,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
GIS
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
134 139 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.03% 45.13% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 119 118 112
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

GIS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bedford

GIS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Support Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Build Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) SAP