The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 111 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.050% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £65,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.62% +6.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £39,125
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -6.70%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
470 502 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.49% 25.01% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 385 461 367
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,744 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
West Midlands

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (60.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Business Development
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Business Development
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects