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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 124 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing GIS 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 0.046% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
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
1000 943 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.16% 43.28% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 699 751 1032
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
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

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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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 - 8 £47,500 - 1
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (75.00%) OO
2 16 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Degree
3 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 15 (62.50%) Web Services
4 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 13 (54.17%) Oracle
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (45.83%) TDD
6 11 (45.83%) Scrum
6 11 (45.83%) Selenium
6 11 (45.83%) Kanban
6 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
7 10 (41.67%) Dojo
7 10 (41.67%) Feature Driven Development
7 10 (41.67%) Big Data
7 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (41.67%) jQuery
7 10 (41.67%) Maven
7 10 (41.67%) WebLogic
7 10 (41.67%) JBoss
7 10 (41.67%) Apache
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
9 7 (29.17%) C++
9 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
9 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle Spatial

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 10 (41.67%) JBoss
1 10 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Big Data
2 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Maven
3 5 (20.83%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) GIS Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) GIS Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) Dojo
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) Swing
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) OO
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Kanban
3 11 (45.83%) BDD
4 10 (41.67%) Feature Driven Development
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Information Management
5 3 (12.50%) System Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.17%) CMMI
7 1 (4.17%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C++
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 2 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) APMP
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Symbian
2 1 (4.17%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 5 days ago