The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 31 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 106 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.77% - 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
724 558 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.07% 33.82% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 540 472 577
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
Cambridgeshire

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GIS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

GIS Salary Trend in Cambridge

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) OO
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) Big Data
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
5 9 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Maven
6 8 (44.44%) Dojo
6 8 (44.44%) JBoss
6 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
6 8 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (27.78%) C++
9 5 (27.78%) JUnit
9 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
9 5 (27.78%) Mathematics

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Maven
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
1 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) GIS Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) GIS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Dojo
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) Swing
6 3 (16.67%) Middleware
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) Kanban
3 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Information Management
6 3 (16.67%) System Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) JBoss
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Zend
3 2 (11.11%) Facebook
3 2 (11.11%) Twitter
3 2 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Symbian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 5 days ago