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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 52 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.34% - 1.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% - 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £85,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.05%
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
148 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 51.03% 40.86% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 96 102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Build Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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