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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 2.99% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Median salary £49,000 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
249 335 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.12% 23.09% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 216 288 333
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 16 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 15 (68.18%) Smallworld
3 11 (50.00%) Billing
4 10 (45.45%) Migration
4 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (27.27%) ArcGIS
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
6 5 (22.73%) ESRI
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) Magik
6 5 (22.73%) Intranet
6 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Wireless
6 5 (22.73%) Back Office
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Network Design
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) QA

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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 15 (68.18%) Smallworld
2 6 (27.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
1 5 (22.73%) Intranet
1 5 (22.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) QGIS
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 16 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 11 (50.00%) Billing
3 5 (22.73%) Back Office
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Coordinator
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Coordinator
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Developer
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Manager
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) EJB
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Migration
1 10 (45.45%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Business Development
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Data Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) Financial Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 5 (22.73%) Presales
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Magik
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) ESRI
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft