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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 126 137 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs citing GIS 3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.20% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.45% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Average salary £63,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
707 881 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.94% 44.99% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 541 697 501
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

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 18 December 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (61.54%) ESRI
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Mapinfo
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) PostGIS
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HSDPA
1 1 (7.69%) MIMO
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) GIS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior GIS Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) PostGIS
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) UML
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Business Development
2 2 (15.38%) Use Case
2 2 (15.38%) RAD
2 2 (15.38%) RUP
2 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Uniface
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) ESRI
2 3 (23.08%) Mapinfo
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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