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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 127 139 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.25% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.55% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 18
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +128.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
858 1086 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.25% 45.69% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 872 813
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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

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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 27 March 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 +10 4 £48,750 -27.77% 1
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (38.46%) Dojo
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
5 5 (38.46%) Use Case
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) Kanban
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Feature Driven Development
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
5 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) JBoss
5 5 (38.46%) Apache
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Development
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Dojo
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OO
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) Use Case
1 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
1 5 (38.46%) Feature Driven Development
1 5 (38.46%) BDD
1 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
1 5 (38.46%) Kanban
2 3 (23.08%) CMMI
2 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
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