The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 80 81 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing GIS 21 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.72% 1.83% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 6.46% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 5
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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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
336 387 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.59% 28.37% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 273 366 425
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for GIS.

1 27 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (80.00%) Billing
3 19 (63.33%) Smallworld
4 18 (60.00%) Migration
4 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 18 (60.00%) Data Migration
5 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
5 17 (56.67%) Java
5 17 (56.67%) OO
6 15 (50.00%) CRM
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) Network Planning
7 10 (33.33%) Degree
8 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) Magik
8 9 (30.00%) Wireless
8 9 (30.00%) Intranet
8 9 (30.00%) Internet
8 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) Unix
8 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
9 8 (26.67%) J2EE
9 8 (26.67%) EJB
9 8 (26.67%) CAD
9 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (63.33%) Smallworld
2 8 (26.67%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Internet
1 9 (30.00%) Intranet
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) QGIS
General
1 27 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (80.00%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Architect
2 9 (30.00%) GIS Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Graduate
3 8 (26.67%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (10.00%) GIS Manager
4 3 (10.00%) GIS Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) GIS Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) EJB
2 8 (26.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 18 (60.00%) Migration
2 17 (56.67%) OO
3 15 (50.00%) CRM
4 10 (33.33%) Network Planning
5 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (26.67%) CAD
6 8 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Use Case
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Magik
4 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) ESRI
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