The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 119 122 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.18% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.40% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 16
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
GIS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
691 744 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.85% 43.48% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 558 627 516
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £48,500
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 Bristol

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Salary Trend in Bristol

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bristol

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Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) UML
3 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
4 13 (41.94%) ESRI
4 13 (41.94%) Open Source
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle
7 10 (32.26%) HTML
7 10 (32.26%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 10 (32.26%) JSON
7 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) Spring
8 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
8 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
8 9 (29.03%) J2EE
8 9 (29.03%) HTML5
8 9 (29.03%) REST
9 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
9 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (25.81%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (25.81%) Android Development
9 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
9 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Android
9 8 (25.81%) PHP
9 8 (25.81%) C++

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Architect
1 16 (51.61%) Technical Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior GIS Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) GIS Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) jQuery
2 10 (32.26%) JSON
2 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) J2EE
3 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
3 9 (29.03%) Spring
3 9 (29.03%) HTML5
3 9 (29.03%) REST
4 7 (22.58%) Middleware
5 3 (9.68%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) PostGIS
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Android
1 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) UML
2 14 (45.16%) Business Analysis
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (25.81%) Android Development
4 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Business Development
5 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) MVVM
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Network Design
6 1 (3.23%) RAD
6 1 (3.23%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) PHP
3 8 (25.81%) C++
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Uniface
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) ESRI
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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