The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 86 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% - 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
GIS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 359 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.38% 35.69% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 218 313 300
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ESRI
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP