The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 137 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% - 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £40,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
GIS
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
505 528 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.76% 27.82% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 452 459 564
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GIS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GIS Salary Trend in Birmingham

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GIS.

1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
1 10 (71.43%) Spatial Data
2 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 9 (64.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Middleware
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) LLPG
4 2 (14.29%) Budget Control
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
1 9 (64.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Spatial Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) GIS Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) GIS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) LLPG
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Presales
1 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Budget Control
2 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 2 (14.29%) Process Management
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) ESRI
4 1 (7.14%) Mapinfo