The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 107 111 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing GIS 21 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 1.27% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.36% 4.36% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 5
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
GIS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
482 619 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.62% 29.23% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 396 582 519
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

GIS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 15 £49,000 +30.66%
Peterborough - 3 £32,500 -
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 34 (77.27%) Telecoms
2 24 (54.55%) Billing
3 23 (52.27%) Smallworld
4 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 18 (40.91%) Data Migration
5 18 (40.91%) Migration
5 18 (40.91%) SQL
5 18 (40.91%) CRM
6 17 (38.64%) Java
6 17 (38.64%) OO
7 14 (31.82%) Degree
8 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 13 (29.55%) HTML
9 11 (25.00%) Windows
9 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (22.73%) ArcGIS
10 10 (22.73%) Network Planning
11 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
11 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
11 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (20.45%) Magik
11 9 (20.45%) Wireless
11 9 (20.45%) Intranet
11 9 (20.45%) Internet
11 9 (20.45%) Unix
11 9 (20.45%) Web Services
11 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
12 8 (18.18%) Use Case
12 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 8 (18.18%) Business Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (52.27%) Smallworld
2 10 (22.73%) ArcGIS
3 8 (18.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
1 9 (20.45%) Intranet
1 9 (20.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (11.36%) QGIS
3 4 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 34 (77.27%) Telecoms
2 24 (54.55%) Billing
3 5 (11.36%) Back Office
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Architect
3 9 (20.45%) GIS Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) GIS Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Graduate
4 8 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Coordinator
5 5 (11.36%) GIS Coordinator
5 5 (11.36%) GIS Manager
5 5 (11.36%) GIS Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) Web Services
3 8 (18.18%) EJB
3 8 (18.18%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) CRM
1 18 (40.91%) Data Migration
1 18 (40.91%) Migration
2 17 (38.64%) OO
3 10 (22.73%) Network Planning
4 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
4 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
5 8 (18.18%) Business Development
5 8 (18.18%) CAD
5 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.18%) Presales
5 8 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Use Case
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.36%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (11.36%) Data Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) Magik
5 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) ESRI
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft