The first 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 29 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing GIS 27 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 0.33% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -8.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
594 599 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.82% 37.09% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 443 506 444
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
South West

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Bristol

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (55.81%) SC Cleared
1 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
2 19 (44.19%) ESRI
3 18 (41.86%) UML
3 18 (41.86%) Open Source
3 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
4 15 (34.88%) jQuery
5 14 (32.56%) Degree
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle
5 14 (32.56%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.23%) HTML
7 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (23.26%) REST
8 10 (23.26%) JSON
8 10 (23.26%) Spring
8 10 (23.26%) J2EE
8 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (23.26%) SQL
9 9 (20.93%) PHP
9 9 (20.93%) C++
9 9 (20.93%) Electronics
9 9 (20.93%) Middleware
9 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
9 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 9 (20.93%) HTML5
9 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
9 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
9 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (20.93%) Android Development

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (11.63%) ArcGIS
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Spatial
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (20.93%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Architect
2 20 (46.51%) Technical Architect
3 12 (27.91%) Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Java Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) GIS Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) GIS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) jQuery
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) J2EE
3 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (23.26%) Spring
3 10 (23.26%) JSON
3 10 (23.26%) REST
4 9 (20.93%) Middleware
4 9 (20.93%) HTML5
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) .NET
6 6 (13.95%) PostGIS
7 4 (9.30%) WPF
7 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
7 4 (9.30%) Ajax
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
7 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Open Source
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Android
1 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) UML
1 18 (41.86%) Business Analysis
2 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
2 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (20.93%) Android Development
2 9 (20.93%) iOS Development
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
3 2 (4.65%) Network Design
3 2 (4.65%) ITSM
3 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Business Development
4 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.33%) Service Management
4 1 (2.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) PHP
4 9 (20.93%) C++
5 8 (18.60%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) SC Cleared
1 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) ESRI
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft