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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 86 94 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing GIS 21 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.78% 1.41% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.09% 4.81% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 6
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £46,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
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
296 416 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.06% 29.30% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 250 380 461
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 27 June 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (76.00%) Billing
3 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) Java
4 15 (60.00%) OO
5 13 (52.00%) Migration
5 13 (52.00%) Smallworld
5 13 (52.00%) CRM
5 13 (52.00%) Data Migration
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) Network Planning
8 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (36.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (32.00%) Use Case
9 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Windows
9 8 (32.00%) JBoss
9 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (32.00%) J2EE
9 8 (32.00%) EJB
9 8 (32.00%) CAD
10 7 (28.00%) Wireless
10 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 7 (28.00%) Unix
10 7 (28.00%) Intranet
10 7 (28.00%) Internet

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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 13 (52.00%) Smallworld
2 8 (32.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
1 7 (28.00%) Intranet
1 7 (28.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (76.00%) Billing
3 3 (12.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Graduate
2 8 (32.00%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (28.00%) GIS Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) GIS Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) GIS Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) GIS Support
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Server Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) EJB
2 8 (32.00%) J2EE
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) OO
2 13 (52.00%) CRM
2 13 (52.00%) Data Migration
2 13 (52.00%) Migration
3 10 (40.00%) Network Planning
4 8 (32.00%) CAD
4 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Use Case
5 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Magik
6 4 (16.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) ESRI
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