The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 102 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.53% 0.43% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 1.65% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Average salary £38,750 £51,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.12% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £56,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,673 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -4.76%
GIS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
323 424 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.49% 26.22% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 248 357 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Database & Business Intelligence 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 14 February 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Maven
4 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) OO
4 10 (55.56%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Kanban
4 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
4 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (55.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
6 6 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
8 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Military
8 3 (16.67%) ESRI

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 10 (55.56%) Maven
1 10 (55.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Junior
2 7 (38.89%) Junior Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Junior Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) GIS Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Product Manager
6 1 (5.56%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) Kanban
2 10 (55.56%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) Product Management
4 2 (11.11%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) ESRI
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 11 days ago