The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 123 106 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing GIS 7 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.31% 1.00% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 2.13% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 6
Average salary £53,500 £67,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.74% +190.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £70,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
GIS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
946 984 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.69% 47.04% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 699 815 833
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

GIS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridgeshire region.

GIS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

GIS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

GIS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 5 £53,500 -20.74% 3
GIS
East of England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) Web Services
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) Validation
6 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
7 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (31.58%) Use Case
7 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
7 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
8 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Kanban
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 4 (21.05%) Feature Driven Development
9 4 (21.05%) BDD
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) Dojo
9 4 (21.05%) Selenium
9 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Head of Development
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Dojo
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Validation
3 6 (31.58%) Use Case
3 6 (31.58%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
4 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) CMMI
4 4 (21.05%) Feature Driven Development
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) C
2 4 (21.05%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
4 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Intel
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