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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 107 124 129
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing GIS 24 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.09% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 1.05% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,368 £34,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £51,750 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
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
921 1044 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.98% 43.81% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 747 766 758
Average salary £42,500 £39,420 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

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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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +29 20 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Huntingdon - 2 £54,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £26,085 -
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (73.33%) Degree
1 22 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (60.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) OO
3 17 (56.67%) jQuery
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Maven
4 16 (53.33%) Mathematics
4 16 (53.33%) Selenium
4 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 16 (53.33%) Kanban
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) Scrum
4 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (36.67%) Open Source
6 11 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (26.67%) JBoss
8 7 (23.33%) Dojo
8 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (16.67%) Apache
10 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 5 (16.67%) J2EE

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (26.67%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.33%) Smallworld
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Maven
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
1 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) French Language
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) jQuery
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) Dojo
4 5 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) EJB
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) GWT
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) JSF
8 1 (3.33%) .NET
8 1 (3.33%) HTML5
8 1 (3.33%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) CMDB
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) OO
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
2 16 (53.33%) Kanban
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 11 (36.67%) Open Source
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Use Case
6 5 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) ESRI
3 2 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
3 2 (6.67%) Lumension
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
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