The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 219 218 201
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing GIS 10 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.53% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 21
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,605 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1867 2252 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.12% 38.18% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1542 1588
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 7 £32,500 +17.43% 1
Slough -13 2 £80,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (24.00%) SAP
1 6 (24.00%) Java
1 6 (24.00%) Servlets
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) JAXB
2 5 (20.00%) JTS
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) Velocity
2 5 (20.00%) JPA
2 5 (20.00%) Ehcache
2 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
2 5 (20.00%) Gson
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Commons
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) JUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.00%) Log4j
2 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (20.00%) EJB
2 5 (20.00%) JDBC
2 5 (20.00%) ESRI
2 5 (20.00%) ArcView
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) ArcView
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JUnit
1 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (20.00%) Log4j
1 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
1 5 (20.00%) Maven
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (4.00%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Operations
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Servlets
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) JAXB
2 5 (20.00%) JTS
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) Velocity
2 5 (20.00%) JPA
2 5 (20.00%) Ehcache
2 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
2 5 (20.00%) Gson
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Commons
2 5 (20.00%) EJB
2 5 (20.00%) JDBC
3 2 (8.00%) JSP
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) MODAF
3 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.00%) Business Development
3 2 (8.00%) UML
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) COBIT
1 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) ESRI
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago