The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 197 212 209
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 17 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.44% 1.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 11
Median salary £35,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.05% -5.55%
GIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1181 1392 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.33% 27.46% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 1107 1124
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Berkshire

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Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 14 £35,000 -46.15%
Newbury +10 1 £22,500 -19.64%
Slough - 1 £35,000 -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 13 (36.11%) Python
4 12 (33.33%) HTML
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 9 (25.00%) QA
6 9 (25.00%) Image Processing
7 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) Open Source
7 8 (22.22%) PostGIS
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
7 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (22.22%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (22.22%) GeoServer
7 8 (22.22%) GeoWebCache
8 7 (19.44%) SAP
8 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
8 7 (19.44%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) GeoServer
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (13.89%) DataStage
3 5 (13.89%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) QualityStage
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) QGIS
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Italian Language
2 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) GIS Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Junior
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) PostGIS
3 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) CGI
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) SCADA
3 6 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 5 (13.89%) Data Extraction
4 5 (13.89%) Data Structures
5 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Open Source
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 7 (19.44%) Data Management
5 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.89%) CAD
6 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (13.89%) Data Lineage
6 5 (13.89%) Information Management
6 5 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.89%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.89%) R
6 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) ESRI
4 5 (13.89%) Google
4 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft