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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 100 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIS 32 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.52% 0.69% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.71% 1.67% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
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
863 1015 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.86% 40.99% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 732 741 760
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +25 26 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Huntingdon - 2 £54,500 -
GIS
East of England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (58.70%) Degree
2 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
4 23 (50.00%) Oracle
5 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
6 21 (45.65%) Java
7 19 (41.30%) OO
8 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.96%) jQuery
8 17 (36.96%) Open Source
9 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
9 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
9 16 (34.78%) Selenium
9 16 (34.78%) Kanban
9 16 (34.78%) Mathematics
9 16 (34.78%) Maven
9 16 (34.78%) Scrum
9 16 (34.78%) Web Services
10 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (21.74%) Python
11 10 (21.74%) Linux
12 9 (19.57%) ESRI
12 9 (19.57%) ArcGIS
13 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
14 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
14 7 (15.22%) Windows
14 7 (15.22%) HTML

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (19.57%) ArcGIS
2 3 (6.52%) Smallworld
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Maven
1 16 (34.78%) Selenium
1 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) TestDirector
2 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Military
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Software Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate
7 4 (8.70%) GIS Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Software Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.35%) Junior
9 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) jQuery
2 16 (34.78%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) J2EE
5 3 (6.52%) EJB
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) JSF
6 2 (4.35%) Dojo
6 2 (4.35%) GWT
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
2 16 (34.78%) Mathematics
3 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Internet of Things
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Android
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 19 (41.30%) OO
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) Open Source
4 16 (34.78%) Kanban
4 16 (34.78%) Scrum
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
7 5 (10.87%) Use Case
8 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.52%) Test Planning
10 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.52%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) ESRI
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) Sophos
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Fujitsu
4 2 (4.35%) Lumension
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago