The 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 128 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.42% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £27,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.74% -58.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
GIS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
758 710 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.25% 33.05% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 609 658 429
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (54.55%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) SPSS
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) MI Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITSM
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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