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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.08% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
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
76 218 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.34% 44.86% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 207 96
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft