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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 117 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 11 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.79% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
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
697 827 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.32% 41.02% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 577 634 642
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

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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 24 April 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) ESRI
2 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Advertising
4 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) PostGIS
5 5 (26.32%) ArcGIS
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) RUP
6 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) HSDPA
6 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (21.05%) MIMO
6 4 (21.05%) LTE
7 3 (15.79%) nginx
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Node.js
7 3 (15.79%) CSS3
7 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (26.32%) ArcGIS
2 3 (15.79%) ArcSDE
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HSDPA
1 4 (21.05%) MIMO
1 4 (21.05%) LTE
1 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Advertising
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) GIS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Java EE
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
1 5 (26.32%) PostGIS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 3 (15.79%) CSS3
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) Dojo
2 3 (15.79%) JSF
2 3 (15.79%) Ajax
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) JSP
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSLT
3 2 (10.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) RUP
3 3 (15.79%) DSDM
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
1 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) ESRI
2 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Computacenter
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago