The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 125 139 149
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing GIS 14 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.042% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -8.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
849 721 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.67% 30.32% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 634 593 772
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
GIS
East of England

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
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 29 July 2014. 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 - 13 £50,000 - 2
GIS
East of England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) OO
3 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) Big Data
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
5 9 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Maven
6 8 (44.44%) Dojo
6 8 (44.44%) JBoss
6 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (27.78%) JUnit
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
8 5 (27.78%) Mathematics

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) ArcGIS
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Maven
3 5 (27.78%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
1 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) GIS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) GIS Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Dojo
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) Swing
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) SOAP
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) OO
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) Kanban
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) System Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
7 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
1 8 (44.44%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (11.11%) Facebook
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Symbian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 6 days ago