The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 62 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing GIS 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.16% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.61% 0.78% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
GIS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
107 129 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.24% 21.25% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 92
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Cardiff region.

GIS Salary Trend in Cardiff

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) WPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago