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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 133 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 13 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.59% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.55% 2.35% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 4
Median salary £27,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
510 511 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.61% 24.98% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 422 440 489
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GIS.

1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
1 16 (84.21%) Project Management
1 16 (84.21%) MS PowerPoint
1 16 (84.21%) Marketing
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
1 16 (84.21%) Algorithms
1 16 (84.21%) Presales
1 16 (84.21%) Spatial Data
2 3 (15.79%) ESRI
3 2 (10.53%) GeoServer
3 2 (10.53%) OpenLayers
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS

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 2 (10.53%) GeoServer
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
1 16 (84.21%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Spatial Data
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (84.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Consultant
1 16 (84.21%) GIS Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) GIS Graduate
2 8 (42.11%) Graduate
2 8 (42.11%) Graduate Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) GIS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Presales
1 16 (84.21%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) ESRI
3 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
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