The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 124 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.056% - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -21.25%
PostGIS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
673 796 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.58% 49.35% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 599 735 489
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PostGIS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PostGIS Salary Trend in Bristol

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS.

1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (25.00%) RUP

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PostGIS 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 PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo