The 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 85 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 20 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.38% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% 1.31% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,750 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
GIS
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
688 838 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.35% 47.72% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 564 617 566
Average salary £42,500 £39,420 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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 3 July 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) Degree
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Oracle
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (64.00%) OO
5 15 (60.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 15 (60.00%) Maven
5 15 (60.00%) Selenium
5 15 (60.00%) jQuery
5 15 (60.00%) Kanban
5 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) Open Source
8 10 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (28.00%) JBoss
10 6 (24.00%) Dojo
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (20.00%) J2EE
12 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
12 4 (16.00%) Apache
12 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
12 4 (16.00%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (4.00%) Smallworld
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Maven
1 15 (60.00%) Selenium
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) jQuery
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) Dojo
4 5 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (12.00%) EJB
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) GWT
6 2 (8.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) OO
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Kanban
3 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (44.00%) Open Source
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.00%) Feature Driven Development
8 4 (16.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) Use Case
9 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.00%) SDLC
10 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Image Processing
10 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) ESRI
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (8.00%) Lumension
3 2 (8.00%) Sophos
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
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