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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 121 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing GIS 4 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 1.00% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 3.02% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
776 662 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.73% 33.02% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 625 540 626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (88.89%) Java
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle
1 24 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 24 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
2 20 (74.07%) Asset Management
2 20 (74.07%) Six Sigma
2 20 (74.07%) OOP
2 20 (74.07%) OO
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) UNIX
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) C++
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) Facebook
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter
7 2 (7.41%) Image Processing
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (7.41%) Google
7 2 (7.41%) Zend
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) Apache
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Consultant
2 15 (55.56%) Senior Consultant
3 14 (51.85%) Developer
4 11 (40.74%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Principal Consultant
7 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Technical Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) Java Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) GIS Manager
9 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) GIS Developer
10 1 (3.70%) GIS Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) Senior GIS Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior GIS Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) UNIX
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 20 (74.07%) Asset Management
2 20 (74.07%) Six Sigma
2 20 (74.07%) OOP
2 20 (74.07%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Facebook
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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